Haikus by RL Brown/ not for reprint
spring buds pop their heads, february trickery, winter snaps, not yet! Published feb 11 winter's shield hoarfrost, snow blanket survive or succumb #HaikuSaturday #haiku rewrite for NaHaWriMo little ones frolic under silvery moonbeams till stillness comes a sparkled light cast night recedes behind the stars tomorrow sleeps fEB 18 varied highs and lows February vacillates spring's on its way
Photos by RL Brown
Nature's mystery sprightly beads nestle betwixt succulent leaves Pearly light of glistening eyes echoes a dance of the coming spring.
@NaHaiWriMo Feb 1 daybreak morning’s blush slips through the mizzling mist published Feb 2 dawn/birdsong Antiphonal tweets robins, warblers, and blackbirds sing dayspring's symphony rewrite: pastoral harmony robins, warblers, blackbirds antiphonal tweets Feb 3 crowing rooster A crimson trim comb Proud strut, perched high. Good morning world Feb 4 sunrise morning’s first song chee-pippety-chee arias Feb 5 Breakfast peel double whop, pop biscuits fried light and golden sprinkle sugar dust Feb 6 morning the morning light hums dreams dance in dawn's shadow young hearts sing Feb 7 Missed breakfast Can't wait for lunch time to graze, brunch Feb 8 ELEVENSES An elvish break peanut butter and banana RIP Elvis. Feb 9 Noon high noon shadows hide underfeet Feb 10 Lunch teacher on the run, recess, copier, meeting lunch in hand. Feb 11 Midday a contagious yawn a midday stretch What comes after ELEVENSES? Feb 12 naptime little ones play till stillness draws the sleepy eyes shut all rest. RL Brown Feb 13 teatime front porch cool breeze scones, clotted cream, perserves Iced cold bourbon tea FEb 14 afternoon out-of-town son calls visit with elderly neighbor afterrnoon delight Feb 15 Happy Hour family conversations around the dinner table happy hours Feb 16 Dinner break a few rules cold pizza for breakfast, hot pancakes for dinner Yum!
Photo by RL Brown/ South Korea
Feb 17 Magic Hour/Golden Hour silvery moonbeams night recedes behind the stars tomorrow sleeps in dreams Feb 18 Sunset evening wanes sunlight etches closer to twilight's shade (reference to age -etch-wrinkles) Feb 19 blue hour sky colors ripple a unique aerial view coming down down down Feb 20 Twilight cicadas sing silence merges with darkness tree shadows creep Feb 21 Dusk fireflies hover low in eventide tealights flicker Feb 22 Evening evening sounds surround life nestles, tweets and twitters cease swissssh goes the porch swing Feb 23 Vespers Violet skies of royalty evensong of repentance, Ash Wednesday Feb 24 Bedtime Bedside, on my knees whispers ascend to heaven I lay down to sleep before I lay down to sleep whispers to heaven
evanescing pass out of sight, memory, or existence. "water moves among reeds, evanesces, shines" To dissipate or disappear like vapor.
Feb 25 the eleventh hour America's demise wokeness disinformation downfall from within Discernment's gift facts vs narratives dividing truth from lies Feb 26 Midnight Snack An internal clock wakes hubby at 12:01 sleep walks to the fridge Feb 27 Wee hours Wee morning hours Perseid meteor show July and August Feb 28 jisei/death haiku 1. autumn falls silent under the evening snow 2. Winter winds whistling, Indian summer's last stance, bowing gracefully Feb 28 Last Hour jisei/death haiku Thanatos’ grim triumph- fallen, betrayed from within The Afghan Thirteen,
Above all by Michael W Smith. Above all powers above all kings above all nature and all created things. Above all kingdoms above all thrones above all wonders, the world has ever known.