Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Haiku: Spring

Orion slips down,
Now below the horizon,
While Leo rises.

Trees stretch t'ward sunlight.
Branches sprout bud and flower,
Shed their winter grey.

The softening wind
Reassures our numbed senses
That winter is over.
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6 comments:

  1. All very nice, but love the first one best;)

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  2. love the astrological reference.....great work..

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  3. Awesome creative haiku ~ very worldly ~ thanks, namaste, ^_^

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  4. "numbed senses"

    Yes, I'm glad to leave them behind for a while and welcome spring!

    Elusive Spring Storm

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  5. i love Orion.

    have you read the Ben Bova Orion series?


    spring haiku and tanka

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