Winter delight

my neck of the woods, north of Atlanta, Ga Feb. 8, 2020

nature amuses

winter pursues an encore

song birds migrate south

Frank Tassone’s #Haikai Challenge #126 (2/15/20): returning cold (saekaeru) #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga

This week’ challenge, write the haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga, etc.) that states or alludes to returning cold (saekaeru).


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24 replies

  1. Lovely! Musical.

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  2. It IS lovely, though I’m not sure I’d appreciated an encore of winter–it created enough stress the first go-round 🙂

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  3. Very nice Haiku! Love the photo!!
    This is a great line… winter pursues an encore

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  4. Love it! Winter always tries for an encore.

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  5. Definitely a delightful photograph! The Snow looks so beautiful!

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  6. I’m charmed by the line, “nature amuses” as though the sudden return of the cold is simply nature being a bit mischievous.

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

    #Haiku Happenings #5: Eugenia’s latest haiku for my current #haikai challenge!

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  8. A beauty Eugenia.



  9. A beauty Eugenia.


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