Haiku For Carpe Diem #319, Shell

Today’s Carpe Diem haiku prompt Shell was provided by Lolly

800px-Shell_Beach_Western_AustraliaImage by Lpm43792

by the shore
discarded lovers
broken shells

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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24 Responses to Haiku For Carpe Diem #319, Shell

  1. howanxious says:

    Your words create such a tender visual. Beautiful writing and a perfect picture to accompany the haiku.

  2. WabiSabi says:

    Always a joy to visit your words—-even when you write a sad one!

  3. 4joyjoanne says:

    …and cracked dreams…sorry, that’s my first thot….

  4. What a sad, but also wonderful haiku JRB … can I use it for our upçoming Tan Renga month?

  5. Maggie Grace says:

    Bittersweet lovely.

  6. So sad.. I see how we went the same way

    • jrbsays says:

      It’s wonderful to see how we all translate the prompts in very different ways. But it’s often more wonderful to see how when we approach it similarly, they’re ‘the same but different’ 🙂

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  14. Amrit Sinha says:

    A beautiful visual imagery 🙂

  15. Sun says:

    thank you for your tan renga haiku – it was a joy to work something from it. ♥

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