A Cup of Morning Dew

My response to Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge Month May 5th (4) morning glory!  the well bucket-entangled,  I ask for water                                            © Chiyo-Ni (1703-1775) sweet dew gathered in petals fills my cup and slakes my thirst              © Kim M. Russell Image found on Pinterest  

Early Morning Words

After reading Jane Dougherty’s pearl of a poem this morning, I thought I’d give a circular poem a try as my response to the Secret Keeper’s Weekly Writing Prompt #28!   Arriving on winter’s tail feathers, Weather’s cool but sunny; Funny how the sun seems so bright. Light mornings draw me from my sleep; Deep dreams […]

Glorious Morning

My response to Carpe Diem Special #201 Basho’s disciples: Morikawa Kyoroku’s ‘morning glories’   early rays of sun unravel grey morning mist frost begins to thaw * early rays of sun outline shadows with silver dew drips from branches * early rays of sun trace peaceful looping river heron dips its head *  © Kim M. […]