Natural metamorphoses

the courage of change

old man river can attest

lurking of springtime

Frank Tassone’s #Haikai Challenge #127 (2/22/20): waters of spring (haru no mizu)

This week, write the haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga, etc.) that alludes to the waters of spring (haru no mizu).

-Eugi

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  1. Absolutely beautiful.

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  2. Beautiful eugenia! ❀

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  3. WOW, this is Nice–your lines and the photo!

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  4. Aaaah lovely!!! Capturing the change happening right in front of us.

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

    #Haiku Happenings #6: Eugenia’s latest haiku for my current #Haikai Challenge!

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  6. i can’t imagine what would happen if the rivers ever stopped running. Fresh and clean is what spring brings. Nicely done!

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  7. Lovely! But now I’ll be humming Old Man River all day πŸ™‚

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  8. Lovely! I am eagerly awaiting spring!

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  9. This is like the concise and gentle version of The Butcher… ROFL

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  10. Nice imagery. Spring can lurk as much as it wants.

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  11. love the way your haiku does that little turn in the second line, old giving in to new

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  12. I love this, Eugi! β€œLurking” is a cool word to attach to spring, like it is hiding, just waiting to make its move. Wonderful

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  13. And it is a beauty when it shows itself, isn’t it!! Beautiful!!!

    Pat

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  14. Change is the only true constant. May our rivers of hope and caring rise above the banks to comfort humanity πŸ™‚

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