Friday, May 29, 2015

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sweetness of bird songs -
gifts of morning accepted
with a cup of tea

© gillena cox




My digitally inspired Tea art



Week 12 Year 5


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Recuerda Mi Corazon haiku my heart - tea


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i heart macro


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Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge #87, Basho's "for the Star Festival"

for the Star Festival
even when hearts cannot meet
rainy-rapture (Basho)

after a while the clouds move
finally the lovers can meet each other (Chèvrefeuille)


for the Star Festival
even when hearts cannot meet
rainy-rapture / Basho
a smile for splashes of blue
plumbago flowers open /gillena


Revisit plumbago haiga 2010



for the Star Festival
even when hearts cannot meet
rainy-rapture
a smile for splashes of blue
plumbago flowers open

54 comments:

Diane Mayr said...

Everything about this speaks to me Gillena! Have a lovely day.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanka for dropping in Diane

much love...

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

A cup of tea makes just about anything better!

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Maggie

much love...

Reading Pleasure said...

My cup of tea and yes sometimes coffee makes my day. Lovely haiku.

rebecca said...

lovely to begin this beauty of a day together!

judie said...

The morning always brings gifts, doesn't it? Lovely thoughts.

Kate Robertson said...

I'll take the bird song and the tea. A lovely haiku. Thanks for sharing.

Kate

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Celestine

much live...

Valerie-Jael said...

Tea and nature and the song of the birds - wonderful! Hugs, Valerie

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Rebecca

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Kate


much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Valerie

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

happy you dropped in Judie

much love...

Forest Tinker said...

Pity the haiku is repeated a 2nd time underneath, seems strange somehow and takes pleasure away. Seems like a shopper's haiku.....nice lines

Gillena Cox said...

thanks for you C&C Hamish

much love...

GlorV1 said...

Love your Haiku. Always enjoy your thoughts and your work. Have a great day.

Magyar said...

__My humble echo from Cape Odd (yes, I wrote -Odd- not -Cod-)
Smiles, Gillena_! _m

A Blue Jay; perches on my empty tea cup; its echo startles.

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Gloria

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

a lovly visitor to your moning tea Magyar; thanks for dropping in

much love...

Lea said...

Oh Gillena... this is the perfect way to start my morning with the gift of your haiku and that luscious cup of tea and birdsong!

Gillena Cox said...

Glad you stopped by Lea

much love...

Leovi - La Fotografía Efectista Abstracta said...

Good poem, delicious singing of the birds!

vyomi malik said...

Lovely!

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Leovi

Much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Vyomi

Much love...

gma said...

Tea for you and me,bird makes three.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Vyomi

Much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Leovi

Much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Ah, nicely said, thanks for dropping in Gemma

much love...

Linda Kunsman said...

would love to be enjoying a cup with you Gillena. Beautiful photo, art and haiku!

Tracey Fletcher King said...

that is a great inspiration and finished product... there is something so satisfying about painting tea cups in any form

Arnoldo L. Romero, MLA said...

I LOVE your digital cup illustration, and the poem you wrote for it as well. Blessings!

rallentanda said...

This is delightful G. Plumbago has wonderful associations of happiness for me...so summery !

Rallentanda

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Linda

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Tracey

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you droppped in Arnaldo

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your visit Rall

much love...

Blog It Or Lose It said...

Oh -- plumbago blossoms --! nicely done!

Gillena Cox said...

thanks for dropping in Jen

much love...

Nonnie said...

I enjoyed the birds' songs this morning as I had my prayer time on my deck. A welcome change!

Gillena Cox said...

Glad you dropped in Nonnie

much love...

Meri said...

Oh yes, I'll have a cup, please. With a little stevia for sweetness.

Laura said...

Your birdsong and tea haiku is so comforting.

Gillena Cox said...

Sure Meri, happy you dropped in

much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Happpy you dropped in Laura

much love...

Giggles said...

So much loveliness!!

Hugs Giggles

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Giggles

much love...

carol l mckenna said...

Love the 'gifts of morning ... ~ great haiku ~

Happy Week to you,
artmusedog and carol

Beth Niquette said...

Your poetry is wonderful--touched my heart. Your artwork is just as lovely.

Anne Jeffries said...

What a nice morning tradition, a spot of tea and a dash of art.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Carol

Much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Beth

Much love...

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Anne

Much love...