Mid-summer smiles

summertime carefree

as laughter assaults the air

sunrise to sunset

Frank Tassone’s #Haikai Challenge #143 (6/13/20): Choose-your-own Summer (Winter) Kigo #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga

Write the haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga, etc.) that alludes to the summer (or winter) kigo that you select from The Five Hundred Essential Season Words.

-Eugenia

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31 replies

  1. Wishing for those carefree days again.

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  2. Beautiful Eugenia.. We need those Summer time smiles back … Much love my friend ❤

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  3. It’s still carefree,
    even with all that
    is transpiring now.

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  4. Send me sunshine
    Cold wet and windy
    This morning in Geelong

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  5. Reminds me of childhood.

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  6. I am happy summer is here!! 🙂 My doggies and I have been enjoying long walks and working in the yard! 🙂

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  7. Very lovely! 🙂

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  8. Such pretty lines (and photo)…I suppose this summer will stand out for not being so “carefree”.

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  9. exudes fun sun and carefree 🙂

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

    #Haiku Happenings #6: Eugenia’s latest haiku for my current #haikai challenge!

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  11. This is the summer that I am missing.

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  2. #Haikai Challenge #144 (6/20/20): Solstice I (Summer/Winter) Midsummer (manastu) / Midwinter (mafuyu) #Haiku #Senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga – Frank J. Tassone
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