In Snake Shapes

 

in snake shapes

wind-blown snow crosses the path

behind the sidhe

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #1380 present life, 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 John Lee Hooker –

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Empty of Wishing

 

empty of wishing

take a ride on the wind’s horse

first flake of snow

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #1363 Taklamakan Desert (the “Sea of Death”) (Northern route), 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 The Fall –

A Fresh Covering

 

a fresh covering

of snow over last July’s

white clover

counting blessings, mistakes

in another bedroom

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Seven Days Before Christmas 2017 #7 Christmas stress (meditation), 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 Liam Clancy and Tommy Makem –

Across

 

across a dark field

the white cat carries December

snow

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #872 our journey continues: across the field; one patch of a rice field; roots of elegance, 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 Stevie Wonder –
 

The Sound of Snow

 

the sound of snow

harvested from the moon

our pillow talk

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Special #166 “Autumn” this harvest moon by Chiyo-Ni, 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 Beach Boys  –