Tuesday, February 24, 2015

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image courtesy Carpe Diem
slowly a snail seeks
his path between Cherry blossoms
reaches for the sky
© Chèvrefeuille



cool of morning -
cuttings of lemon grass
scents garden shears
© gillena cox


Revisit
faint cooo
lemon grass
pedestrian feet



written for the prompt at
Carpe Diem "Haiku Writing Techniques" #8 Karumi (Lightness)

21 comments:

Jazzbumpa said...

sweet image

namaste
jzb

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Jazz

much love...

Cheryl-Lynn Roberts said...

Lovely and peaceful image:)

Blog It Or Lose It said...

Oh, I love the scent of lemongrass -- yum. Brings back fond memories of my herb garden. Sigh.

Great haiku!

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Cheryl-Lyn

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

glad you dropped in jen

much love...

Janice Adcock said...

Working in a garden is always aroma therapy! Very nice.

girl friday said...

does lemon grass grow in your climate? And can you harvest it?
amazing. always seems so exotic to me.
All the senses in your lines.

Björn Rudberg said...

i always love when scents come to play

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

I'm having fun imagining someone shuffling through the lemon grass on a lazy summer day.

The Rooster's Singing

jazzytower said...

Nice, my first flashback after reading this was getting a fever grass steam bath when I was little.:)

Bill said...

bright morning
an infant's smile at
the young leaves

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Janice

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Hamish i grow it myself in my garden, yes

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Bjorn

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Maggie
(◕‿◕。)

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Oh thanks for your appreciation Jazzy

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

nice one, thanks for sharing Bill

much love...

Mark M. Redfearn said...

The scent of the lemongrass on the shears must be heavenly.

Gillena Cox said...

thanks for your appreciation Mark

much lve...

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