Saturday, August 21, 2010

Cinderella Syndrome 21

Cannas from...

gift of beauty-
the flowers adorning
our gardens
--gillena cox

'Fairy God Mother'
From ash to beauty,
only crystal slipper left:
one less is enough!

...With a flick of her magic wand, Cinderella ... found herself wearing the most beautiful dress, the loveliest ever seen in the realm. “Now that we have settled the matter of the dress,” said the fairy... [Childhood; Cinderella]

continuing the Cinderella Syndrome or What every girl should have; well!!! at least once in her lifetime, haiku/haibun style throughout the month of August; e-mail me or add your contributions at comments; to be included in the day's post

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Blogger Dianne said...

You intrigued me with this, I have been off the web for awhile.

Here is a new one and an old one. The older one was selected for an April Poetry Month edition of the local Tribune newspaper:

Fairy God Mother!

From ash to beauty,
only crystal slipper left:
one less is enough!


I have 3 gloves left,
each a different color,
for only two hands.

-present and attentive,

10:03 AM  
Blogger Bette Norcross Wappner -- said...

hearth broom
in a cloud of ash dust
she dances

Bette Norcross Wappner (b'oki)

10:58 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Dianne; i'm putting 'fairy god mother' up front on today's post; the other one i'll post at a later date

much love

11:00 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Bette; i'm also holding yours to post up front on another day

much love

11:04 AM  
Blogger Frieda said...

Beautiful, both the poems, the picture and the part of the tale...

12:11 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for stopping by Frieda

much love

12:13 PM  
Blogger Adelaide said...

Beautiful photo. I await the next installment.


7:50 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Dianne, Bette, Frieda, Adelaide; glad you stopped by

much love

2:21 AM  

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