Waiting for the Full Moon

in nooks and corners cold remains: flowers of the plum                                   Buson­ ­                                                                   icicles encrust stamen ­              […]

A Childish Heart

at the gate of a deserted house, a cicada is crying in the rays of the evening sun                                                                         insect wings rustle in dust ­                                                              […]

Winter Reflections

tinkling icicles an icy wind brings more snow whistling in chimneys daybreak memories bright sunflowers and cornfields smell of morning toast Kim M. Russell, 2018 My response to Carpe Diem Weekend-Meditation #24 Revise That Haiku … Improve your haiku writing skills This weekend our challenge is to revise two classical haiku by well-known haiku poets […]

May Tan Renga Day 4

silent steps – one more candle illuminates the old chapel                                            © Ese dancing shadows disappear banished by the growing flames           Kim M. Russell, 2017 lighting one candle with another candle an evening in spring                                 […]