Holiday Aftermath

memories distanced

cellared with endearing care

looming of a void

V.J.’s Weekly Challenge #79 – subtraction

Frank Tassone’s #Haikai Challenge #121 (1/13/20): take down pine (decorations) (matsu osame) #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga

This week, write the haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga, etc.) that alludes to take down pine (decorations) (matsu osame)–taking down decorations.


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14 replies

  1. I read recently that post holidays void is a real thing. Like your version, Eugi!

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  2. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:

    #Haiku Happenings #3: Eugenia’s latest haiku for my current #haikai challenge!

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  3. Great use of the prompts Eugenia! 😀

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  4. I like the use of the word “cellar” as a verb.

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  5. Sounds a bit ominous. Post-holiday blues. Perfect image you chose, Eugenia. ❤

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