Harvested Fields

This Carpe Diem prompt is Harvested Field…

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Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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An Autumn Evening

A response to Carpe Diem’s sparkling stars no5…

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Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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On Fraser Island

In response to Carpe Diem’s prompt Deserted Beach.

Here in Queensland we are lucky to have some of the world’s greatest beaches. For me, there is something very, very special about driving up 75 Mile Beach on the Fraser Island

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Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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Early Spring Nightfall

Carpe Diem’s “Little Creatures” #4 asks us to think of the change from Summer to Autumn and the little creatures. Down Under, we’re heading from Winter to Spring and the little creatures are awakening…

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Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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Dragonfly

This Carpe Diem prompt is Dragonfly…

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Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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Time Glass Prompt – Autumn Leaves

Carpe Diem’s Time Glass prompt asks us to write a haiku marrying a given image to the the prompt Autumn Leaves…

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Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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Her Effervescence

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Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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Immigrant Nation

immigrant nation
with boundless things to share
asylum seekers

Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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Autumn Moon

Inspired by Carpe Diem’s haiku prompt about the Autumn Moon.

my silver soup spoon
hovers over consommé
the Harvest Moon smiles

Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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Carpe Diem Special #105, Francis of Assisi’s first quote

We’re given a quote by Francis of Assisi as our haiku prompt today:

For it is in giving that we receive

My response;

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Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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