Thursday, October 23, 2014

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when bamboo stems bend
under a curtain of night...
tiny lamps of clay

--gillena cox


Revisit
sculpured bamboo
all are drawn
greetings


Happy Divali 2014
Photos: Divali preparations, this morning, on the street where i live

















i am blog hopping today at
Carpe Diem #588, Vladivostok (January 2014) reprise


Thursday's Challenge"HOME" (House, Apartment, Trailer Home,...)"


Poets United Midweek Motif ~ One Day in the Life of ...

Early dawn's curtain,
Drawn to reveal rain showers,
And a pertinent absence of birdsong

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32 Comments:

Blogger PirateGunn said...

Just such a beautiful page - from beginning to end, haiku, music and photos.

2:08 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Hamish

much love...

2:24 PM  
Blogger Susan said...

I Love the photos of the holiday preparations. Together with the haiku, I think they speak to our prompt. May this festival of lights bring you joy.

2:26 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Susan

much love...

2:30 PM  
Blogger Bj√∂rn Rudberg said...

Lovely Gillena.. the bending bamboo is a strong symbol for me.

3:22 PM  
Blogger James Toma said...

I love the photos of the preparation for Diwali. Reminds me so much of life in the South Pacific. Where trees and plants and flowers are prepped to celebrate an event. Cheers!!!

3:27 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Bjorn

much love...

4:32 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in James

much love...

4:33 PM  
Blogger Sherry Blue Sky said...

This is very lovely, Gillena.

10:09 PM  
Blogger Jae Rose said...

What a lift this post is..thank you :)

6:30 AM  
Blogger G L Meisner said...

Very vivid. Even without the images I had a thought of what it should be come into my head.

7:01 AM  
Blogger Lorraine Renaud said...

All so wonderful dear Gillena, I love your 'Show and Tell'

8:50 AM  
Blogger judie said...

I am intrigued by all things bamboo. It is a miracle of Mother Nature. Happy Holiday.

10:13 AM  
Blogger Myrna R. said...

What a great post. I love your haikus, and the photos make me feel the celebration. Thanks.

11:08 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

thank you Sherry

much love...

1:02 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Glad you dropped in Jae

much love...

1:02 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation GL

much love...

1:03 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Lorraine

much love...

1:04 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Judie

much love...

1:04 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you stopped by Myrna

much love...

1:05 PM  
Blogger Mary said...

Enjoyed both the haiku and the photos. Enjoyed seeing divali preparations in progress. Smiles.

2:29 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Mary

much love...

2:46 PM  
Blogger Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

Sweetly said.

8:48 PM  
Blogger Lorraine Renaud said...

everything you write every photo you take is so wonderful, I'm there with you, thank you Gillena

7:56 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Rosemary

much love...

3:40 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Lorraine


much love...

3:41 PM  
Blogger Kristjaan Panneman said...

Nice haiku Gillena and those photos about Diwali are awesome too.

3:53 PM  
OpenID charuhasacharya said...

Nice haiku. The pictures depicting Diwali preparations are lovely.

10:58 AM  
Blogger Moonie said...

A wonderful way to include us in the festivities !!!

4:47 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Krisjaan

Much love...

9:48 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Char

Much love...

9:48 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Glad you stopped by Moonie

Much love...

9:49 PM  

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