In this Heatwave

 

in this heatwave

magnolia blossoms especially

sit still

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This poem was written in response to the current heatwave in England and the tree outside my office. And, to finish, here’s the Monochrome Set sounding sun-shiney –

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By the Flying Fox

 

by the flying fox

I felt her kisses brushed off

the first spring wind

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This poem was written in response to April 1, 2018, another great prompt at Seeds and Sand. The prompt and poems can be read here. Here’s the Flying Fox, looking quaint and English –

flying fox

And, to finish, here’s Rory Gallagher –

All Hills and Curves

 

all hills and curves

nice on a lady / not so nice

a snowy roadway

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This poem was written in response to March 22, 2018: Late Snow, another great prompt at Seeds and Sand. This is essentially a ‘found haiku’, only slightly edited from recent correspondence with a talented Pennsylvanian writer. It seemed to fit this post 🙂 The prompt and poems can be read here.  And, to finish, here’s Funkadelic –