Lady of the Camellias

pink camellia
among muted  browns and greens
a flounce of petals

© Kim M. Russell, 2016


My response to Carpe Diem #1068 camellia

Today’s prompt is camellia and we have a series of haiku from “A Dictionary of Haiku” by Jane Reichhold for inspiration:

a camellia
floating in our conversation
unspoken thoughts

curved petals
from the camellia-scented candle
dripping wax

knocked off by rain
camellias bloom again
in the puddles

© Jane Reichhold


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