blue skies ten boys played soccer taken by surprise We never know when disaster will strike. My dear friend was hit by lightening several days before and survived. Sadness mingles with gratitude.
Rain drops collide with mid afternoon heat thunder’s timpani roll in loud rumbles the conductor excitedly increases the tempo light flashes as the cymbals strike leaves clap their hands trees bow in deference the moon’s light brightens the sky nature hushes waiting for a silvery banquet fire flies approach the dance floor spinning theirContinue reading “Day’s End #photography #poetry”
In flashing thunder I cower but for assurance winds will soon cease * still cradling hope willing the fear to subside storm’s end in sight At Carpe Diem Hatasu Arashi or the First Storm is today’s prompt. I’m still getting used to the regularity of storms in my new home. Photograph: Barometric Pressure © L.Continue reading “Hatsu Arashi – First Storm #haiku #photography”
sweeping my porch thunder claps while lightening points reveal what I missed Our third Carpe Diem Special by Jane Reichhold is today’s prompt. For this Special Kristjaan has chosen a haiku of Summer.His hope is that her haiku will give inspiration to write a haiku in the same sense, tone and Spirit as theContinue reading “Sweeping my porch #haiku #photography”
It was all a bit too haunting clouds off the Black Sea coast an evening to remember each thing carefully selected by our host lulled by Russian stories from a war long ago enjoying new friendships so much we wanted to know The storm came in a fury we dined in an elegant tent windsContinue reading “Desperate Run #oneshotwednesday #poetry”
A storm came in today it seems like it’s come to stay Wind and rain rumbling dramatic flash storm raged when will this pass? please give up let’s stop the fight when did our life become a storm when did you become so forlorn I love you please don’t give up hold my hand oneContinue reading “Life’s Storm #poetry”
Hold your hand out – do you feel it? Tentative drops The first sign of the storm Look up as they begin to cascade falling freely faster black clouds swirl in the stratosphere sounds terrify and thrill pounding grows nearer shaking the air light slashes through the sky marking its spot tumult of water unstoppableContinue reading “All That’s Left … #poetry”
Thank you my friend for blue sunlit days puffy white clouds dancing as they play Please could you send a little less clear add something gray take away the cheer let’s add rumbling crack of lightning suits my dark mood can’t be more frightening anguish of my heart tempo please try tumults pour forth sorrowContinue reading “At a Loss”