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Mindfills

Getting lost is not a waste of time


Category: poetry

  • fallen ~ a haiku

    fallen ears of ricewinds fly to tattered lotus~ to watch the sunset Cee’s FOTD ; kigo words ~ fallen ears (ochibo, late autumn). Of rice, tattered lotus (yarehasu, late autumn)

  • red ~ a tanka

    red ivy scramblescovering earth’s blemishesin lace overcoatAutumn’s runway readyFall fashion never fails ~ Mindfills – kigo tsuta (Japanese red ivy), Sammi Cox’s weekend writing prompt – rule in 16 words; FOWC flavour

  • scarlet ~ a haibun

    Scarlet dreams in white silence course through my veins in autumn contemplation. Will it ever be the same? Two years of you and me in our haven of unreality. Us against the virulent, vicious world. And then through the cracks of our front door, a sliver of light of tomorrows whispered, beckoned, lured, you and […]

  • sometimes ~

    Sometimes,when I read my wordsin the wide open spaceamong eyes whose storieshave traveled farther shores,I ask…Have we sailed the same seas?

  • Creativity Verses Form ~ Trianglet

    David  of The Skeptic’s Kaddish and I began a fun poetry partnership in April. We celebrated writing together a 100 verse renga, The Hyakuin  And within days, decided we would absolutely love to continue our writing collaboration and what has grown to be a warm friendship with a new poetry project. We decided to explore poetry forms. A to […]

  • Lake ~ a haiku

    lake’s emerald skinstirred by vagaraies of shy windsbreaks out in ripples ~ mindfills

  • city ~ a haiku

    city oasisdove’s wings fluttering white noise~ lunch break wanderings Mindfills for Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday ~ any syllabic poetry form and a colour; Sadje’s wdys ; GoDogGo’s promote yourself Mondays

  • Creativity Verses Form ~ Septanelle

    David  of The Skeptic’s Kaddish and I began a fun poetry partnership in April. We celebrated writing together a 100 verse renga, The Hyakuin  And within days, decided we would absolutely love to continue our writing collaboration and what has grown to be a warm friendship with a new poetry project. We decided to explore poetry forms. A to […]

  • pitter patter ~ a Raay

    Pitter patteringSinging drops of rainPanes of my windowOpen to exploreMore and more it fallsBrollies bloom unstoppedOften one flies offLofty clouds awaitBaiting the brollyTeasing the downpourFor a bit of funUntil the lightningBinges and blitzesRest of my raincoat Raay (or Rai) Mindfills for dVerse OLN hosted by Linda Lee Lyberg. On writing ….Leigh Fisher’s poem is where […]

  • Chase those bubbles ~

    Chase those bubblesup into the airLittle pockets of I don’t care Dunk your dreamsin ruffled rainbowsWho knows whereany story goesDraw your mapto any place you pleasePaperboat plans…leave it to the breezeLook into that smilewhich speaks of enchanting,infinite peaceCherish the trustof all who are yoursand let love freeforever more Carve your namein simple soulsShould you one […]