Monthly Archives: October 2013

Haiku For Carpe Diem #334, Fence

Today’s Carpe Diem haiku prompt Fence was provided by Lolly. Constructed between 1901 and 1907 to keep rabbits and other agricultural pests, from the east, out of Western Australian pastoral areas, The Rabbit Proof Fence is actually three fences that stretch … Continue reading

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Haiku For Carpe Diem Special #64, Garry Gay’s “touched”

Carpe Diem’s prompt today is a haiku by Gary Gay”touched”. The aim is to write a haiku that catches the same mood as the haiku by Garry Gay touched in the darkness– by a snowflake © Gary Gay My response to Gary’s … Continue reading

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Haiku By Brisbane River

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Haiku For Carpe Diem #327, Pyramid of Giza

Our Carpe Diem haiku prompt today is Pyramid of Giza provided by Managua Gunn. Pharaoh Khufu rests in Pyramid of Giza Nomad’s camel spits Smiles, love and laughter © John Belchamber 2013 If you like these Haiku, visit JRB’s Haiku … Continue reading

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Carpe Diem’s Tan Renga Challenge #19, Garry Gay’s “Halloween Night”

This week Carpe Diem has chosen a haiku by Garry Gay, our featured haiku poet, for this Tan Renga Challenge. Halloween night — the fisherman dressed as a scarecrow © Garry Gay The goal of the Tan Renga Challenge is to … Continue reading

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Haiku For Carpe Diem Special #62, Garry Gay’s “along the way”

Today is another Carpe Diem special haiku prompt. This time it’s Garry Gay’s “along the way”… along the way an old oak branch becomes a walking stick © Garry Gay My response is… fallen branch leaving oak’s employ now my staff Smiles, … Continue reading

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Haiku For Carpe Diem’s Distillation #4 Robert Frost’s “October”

The goal of Carpe Diem’s Distillation is to take a poem and distill it into a haiku. For this challenge we are given October by Robert Frost. October by Robert Frost (1874-1963) O hushed October morning mild, Thy leaves have … Continue reading

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Haiku For Carpe Diem #320, Embrace

Our Carpe Diem haiku prompt for today, provided by Maggie Grace is Embrace… a silent embrace echoes through eternity pyramid’s first stone listen to a hug to learn a language, timeless and universal embrace the unknown for it has less … Continue reading

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With You By My Side

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Haiku For Carpe Diem #319, Shell

Today’s Carpe Diem haiku prompt Shell was provided by Lolly… Image by Lpm43792 by the shore discarded lovers broken shells Smiles, love and laughter © John Belchamber 2013 If you like these Haiku, visit JRB’s Haiku Gifts

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