Tag Archives: Haiku

Winters Weary Light

Winters weary sun Rolls over earths frozen hills Leaking cold sharp shafts

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Futures Weave

   Day opens unseen Fates silky fingers turn threads Twisting future life In response to the WP challenge theme ‘future’

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Coullin Candyfloss

   Coullin Candyfloss  Spun in soft sugary tufts Across cold black teeth Day 3 of the 7 day nature photo challenge which Amy invited me to join. Click here for day 1, The Dawn Day 2, Mountainous Half-Light. Today I’m inviting a … Continue reading

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Dream Pool

   Winters clouds part ways Lake maidens sparkling dream pools Split open our souls

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Snowdrop Parade

   White virginal light Held aloft in petal lamps New life from old bones   

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Amber Dreams

   Winters amber  dreams Brittle petals long since dead Fleshed again with light

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Swan Girl

   Feathers edged her dreams Wove her world of golden threads Despite life’s cruel pain The statue ‘swan girl’ sits in a small park in front of Dunbar swimming pool in East Lothian, Scotland. Resting on and perhaps guarding what … Continue reading

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Ice Heart

   Mountain heart of ice Casts her cold dead spell tightly Unwoven by Spring A cairn field high above Loch Garry, marking the passage of the thousands who visit the Scottish Highlands each year, travelling through the Cairngorms on this … Continue reading

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Brides Snowdrops

   Brides white followers Rising caped from frozen earth Melting hearts and soil Bride is the Scottish Goddess of Sunlight, Spring and Summer, and she emerges from winters frozen earth on Februaury 2nd, known as Latha Feill Brighde in Gaelic … Continue reading

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Winter Bones

   All night he rattled The dead sapless tree bones while Spring slept safe below

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