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National Poetry Writing Month Poem #5 – Easter Haiku

The optional theme for Day 5 of NaPoWriMo is to choose an Emily Dickinson poem, take out the dashes and put it into a block of prose. Then put it back into poetry form, adding or subtracting words. I struggled with … Continue reading

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April A to Z: A haiku a day for 26 days – Z

So we have finally reached the last day of the challenge and arrived at the letter Z.  I really enjoyed connecting with new people from around the world, so thank you to everyone who visited, liked or gave feedback, whether as … Continue reading

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April A to Z: A haiku a day for 26 days – Y for Yew

Yew trees have been planted in Churchyards for many years but the tradition pre-dates Christianity. Celts and other pre-christian people often planted yew trees in their chosen burial site in the belief that these slow growing and long living trees … Continue reading

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April A to Z: A haiku a day for 26 days – X

My internet was down for the last few days so I’m a day behind with this post. All fixed now, and I’m looking forward to seeing what everybody did with X. Needless to say, it was one of the trickier … Continue reading

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April A to Z: A haiku a day for 26 days – W

Today’s letter in the A to Z challenge is W webs intricately woven on prickly whin bush better known  as gorse

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April A to Z: A haiku a day for 26 days – V for Vale

For V,  I have chosen the theme of Valley Vale cut by glacier Border of ancient fifedoms and modern counties

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April A to Z: A haiku a day for 26 days – U for Umbrella

Today’s letter is U and I have chosen Umbrella for the theme of today’s haiku. like drums umbrella echoes the rhythmic warmth of embryonic beat

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April A to Z: A haiku a day for 26 days: T for Tomcat

Our kittens were born in winter so the awakening insect life is all new to them. It’s quite entertaining to watch …… tomcat in training valiantly overcomes spider in the leaves

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April A to Z: A haiku a day for 26 days – S for Sea

Today’s letter is S, so below are photos and haiku relating to the Sea   sea links continents and holds much of our earth’s life love it care for it  

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April A to Z Challenge: R for Rocks

Today’s letter is R, so I am doing R for Rocks Hard rocks are rounded by aeons of changing tides soft rocks are sharpened  

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