flowers, haiga, haiku, photography

Summer Compromise

The grass in my lawn is eager to grow into a shaggy mess, so I cannot always postpone mowing until some other plants in the lawn have set seed.  But I can do the next best thing and get almost another week from some blooms, plus photos and a 3-5-3 haiku.

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flowers, haiku, love, photography, seasons

Widower’s Song #4

The first three songs are haiku in a previous post.  This new song is a tanka in response to a CDHK prompt.  A vase with this special urn’s shape and colors would have pleased Edith, and that means a lot to me.

Carpe Diem #1814 lost love

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Widower’s Song #4: This Urn
|It held her ashes,
|waiting until daffodils
|came for them in spring.
|Then it held one last bouquet
|of her favorite flowers.

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– Gray button (upper left corner) reveals widgets, –
– above post (on phone) or beside it (on desktop). –