Garden masquerade Natural masks on display Swaying in shadows This Haiku is last of five that were created for a submission with pureHaiku called Unfurling. Thanks for playing Haiku tag with me Elle, looking forward to reading your last one 😏
Patiently waiting for the right time to unleash and dance with the breeze This Haiku is four of five that were created for a submission with pureHaiku called Unfurling.
Hi lovely reader. My poem Modern Slavery (Senryu Series) has been published on Sad Girls Club Literary Blog. Take a look and click on the little heart if this confronting piece speaks to your inner abolitionist. Fighting against modern slavery is something close to my heart. I don’t often talk about ’causes’ or ‘heavy issues’Continue reading “Modern Slavery (Published)”
Chartreuse memories of a childhood holding firm to the tender things This Haiku is three of five that were created for a submission with pureHaiku called Unfurling. I’ll post the remaining two next week.
Life lessons repeat and deeper learning occurs with each new cycle This haiku is two of five that were created for a submission with pureHaiku called Unfurling Elle, these are mostly for you 😉
My Haiku Foreplay has been published on Freya Pickard’s pureHaiku! Poets were asked to write five Haiku drawing inspiration from Elisa Ang’s beautiful painting called Unfurling. I hope you enjoy my published submission. I was also shortlisted for the feature writer, which is pretty flamin’ encouraging and not something I was expecting at all! ThankContinue reading “Foreplay (Published)”
You reached out to me with your white enchanting smile and devilish heart I stayed up all night reading your angelic words stolen from heaven Every thought I had drew me away from wisdom and closer to you The cold light of day revealed that you really were a demon disguised These Haiku (*cough* Senryu)Continue reading “Revealed (Haiku series)”
I can’t be your girl, I’ll be your sweet muse instead Waiting for your songs You can’t be my guy, But I’ll think of you each time I write teasing lines We would never work So I’ll dream of us in words To keep it alive When I think of you My mind creates a passion Which I etch in rhyme Yes, youContinue reading “Muse (Haiku series)”
Please wish me “Goodnight” So I can fall fast asleep And dream about you
Don’t drink the poison Your mind serves you in the dark Those thoughts will kill you A gentle reminder that thoughts aren’t facts. Just because you think something, doesn’t mean it’s true. This is important to remember, especially when you’re feeling blue. Confession: I know most of my Haiku are actually Senryu. If it givesContinue reading “Poison (Haiku)”