Haiku Carpe Diem #209, Future

Today’s Carpe Diem Haiku prompt is Future.

As Carpe Diem has focused a lot on Tarot this month, I’ve continued the divination theme when considering this prompt…

Fortune Teller

for many
the future becomes
a pastime

800px-Alphonse_Mucha_-_Fate

what the future holds
beyond your grasp here and now
grab hold of today

507px-The_Triumph_of_Death,_or_The_Three_Fates

whatever will be
Moirai sing in unison
‘que sera sera’

Well that’s the future dealt with. Goodness, is it now already…I must be off. Please say hello below and become a part of my yesterdays.

Smiles, love and laughter

© John Belchamber 2013

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About jrbsays

Just a regular married father of three type of guy. Writer of Haiku, founder of www.DementiaJourneys.com and other bits and other bobs.
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12 Responses to Haiku Carpe Diem #209, Future

  1. WabiSabi says:

    LOVE the second one!

  2. JazzBumpa says:

    great as always
    love the word play in the first

    Cheers!
    JzB

  3. yes what will be will be
    it’s a sing along Haiku!

  4. magicalmysticalteacher says:

    Goodness, it IS now already! Hahaha! Good stuff, JRB!

    Haibun: Who Knows the Future?

  5. yarrpirate says:

    First one there is just so true – a very readable thought-provoking set

  6. kaykuala says:

    what the future holds
    beyond your grasp here and now
    grab hold of today

    Grab it all as opportunity does not come twice! Nicely JRB!

    Hank

  7. That second haiku is my favorite. In so less words you have defined the future, our future is bright and will pass in an eye-blink.

  8. Love the french in the last one…

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