Fleeting Autumn

November shivers oaks no longer cling to rust frost is in the air Kim M. Russell, 30th November 2018] My response to Carpe Diem #1556 fleeting autumn (yuku aki) In the final episode of November 2018, in which we have been celebrating the beauty of autumn, we have a classical kigo, ‘fleeting autumn’ (yuku aki), […]

No Vacancies

in vacant windows no chintzy drapes or roses just my reflection staring back from the darkness or a ghostly resident Kim M. Russell, 27th November 2018 My response to Carpe Diem #1554 Haunted Houses (modern kigo) Today’s modern kigo, ‘haunted houses’,  has been taken from Jane Reichhold’s Dictionary of Haiku, from the section autumn and […]

On the Road to Winter

such glamour of leaves a blaze of gold and copper heading down the road Kim M. Russell, 26th November 2018 My response to Carpe Diem #1552 autumn colours along the highway (CD Imagination) It’s the final week of Carpe Diem’s month of autumn celebration and today we have an image for inspiration, which was taken […]