jornales

for a moment of joy or moments no one pays for, i give myself a ‘jornal’. this makes me rich. try it.

butterfly/and hummingbird–/after the same flower (and my other flower haiku at Sketchbook)

monarch butterfly courtesy of wikicommons

butterfly
and hummingbird—
after the same flower

snowdrop–
will I ever see
your face?

magnolias–
the longing begins
at moonrise

cherry blossoms
shedding in the moonlight—
the Milky Way

tulips—
recalling
my first kiss

salmon berry blossom:
how deep is your heart
for a hummingbird?

Published in haiku thread,Sketchbook April-May 2011 (kigo: flower)

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June 3, 2011 - Posted by | haiku, poetry | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

2 Comments »

  1. Lovely, hermana. I think this one is my favorite:

    magnolias–
    the longing begins
    at moonrise

    I’m partial to magnolias!

    Comment by Margaret Dornaus | June 4, 2011 | Reply

    • Me, too! There’s a magnolia at an elevated spot where the sun breaks through in the southeast in our courtyard, and when it’s in bloom it looks glorious. And that’s from where my magnolia haiku spring! I’m sure ther’s more to come. Mil gracias otra vez, mi hermana!

      Comment by alee9 | June 4, 2011 | Reply


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