Monthly Archives: April 2014

Carpe Diem Special #89, Soen Nakagawa’s “awoken from a nap”

For this special, Carpe Diem provides us with two cheeky haiku to inspire us…, This haiku is one of Soen’s own favorites: Aiming my penis out over the steppes awoken from a nap © Soen Nakagawa And this one from … Continue reading

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Haiku Shuukan #2, blossom

Our 2nd prompt for Haiku Shuukan is Blossom… in front of his eyes a Father’s heart skips a beat his daughter blossoms Smiles, love and laughter © John Belchamber 2014

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Magnolia

Carpe Diem prompts us to write a haiku based on the prompt Magnolia. Wikipedia tells me that Magnolia is an ancient genus. Appearing before bees did, it is theorized the flowers evolved to encourage pollination by beetles. p Smiles, love … Continue reading

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Who Was It?

The Carpe Diem haiku prompt today is Sparrow… Smiles, love and laughter © John Belchamber 2014

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On The Beach

A haiku in response to Carpe Diem’s prompt Crane… Smiles, love and laughter © John Belchamber 2014

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Salute To The ANZACS

Lest we forget… Smiles, love and laughter © John Belchamber 2014

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The Haiga Poet

For Carpe Diem’s haiku prompt Photography… Smiles, love and laughter © John Belchamber 2014

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Siesta Time?

The Carpe Diem haiku prompt is Afternoon Nap. Smiles, love and laughter © John Belchamber 2014

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Carpe Diem Special #88, Soen Nakagawa’s “boundless autumn”

Carpe Diem Special #88 is Soen Nakagawa’s “boundless autumn” . The goal to write a haiku in the same spirit: endless is my vow under the azure sky boundless autumn © Soen Nakagawa My response is to think of the … Continue reading

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Reaching For The Sun

Carpe Diem offers us a Just One Line Challenge. We are given the first line and asked to complete the haiku… Smiles, love and laughter © John Belchamber 2014

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