I Spoke

 

“I spoke in rose

petals falling falling…”

a firework’s voice fades

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #846 Chichibu Night Festival, another great prompt from Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s The Civil Wars –
 

In the White Blossom

 

in the white blossom

petals that fall each second

each second

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Sparkling Stars # 21, Buson’s “I came to the cherry blossoms”, another great prompt hosted by Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s Nick Drake –