Friday, August 18, 2017

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[Water colour background: haiga]

rainy interlude -
garden birds and house dogs
have hidden their songs

© gillena cox 2017


[digital fairy overlays added]






Copy Cat Corner
[I came across this stunning art by Oswaldo Guayasamin while doing a google dot com search ]


[Here's my copy cat attempt]


Blog hopping with

Week 24, Year 7


Enjoy The Music



Don't Leave Before You See Again
18 August 2016
18 August 2015
18 August 2013

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

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colour of noon -
scent of tangerines peeled
and shared with friends

© gillena cox 2017



Blog Hopping today with

Thursday Challenge
"REMEMBRANCES" (Any photo that you have taken that brings back or you anticipate will bring back good memories,...)


Dont Leave Before You See Again
17 August 2014
17 August 2013
17 August 2016

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Sunday, August 13, 2017

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[from my Garden]


busy tweeting birds -
morning moon losing roundness
listens for a while

© gillena cox 2017


With the Rainy Season there is a flourish of Caladiums gifts: Last week i gifted you with the (Elephant Ears) today my gift is the (lance leaf)


Sunday Smiles
SmileyCentral.com


As well - a little serving of Basho
Now the swinging bridge
is quieted with creepers
like our tendrilled life
© Matsuo Bashō 1644-1694


Sundays are always special here at Lunch Break. Today is #47 in the series The Sunday Standard when 5-7-5 haiku is featured. Here's wishing you a happy Sunday email me post a COMMENT or leave a link to your blog at the linky below





Blog hopping today at

Poetry Pantry #365


AND

Recuerda Mi Corazon - listening




Enjoy The Music



Before you leave see also
Sunday Savvy 47
Sunday Lime 47
13 August 2016

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Saturday, August 12, 2017

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[Maracas Beach a 2016 photo]

with every gust of wind
an old plastic bag in the street
tumbling tumbling

an old plastic bag in the street
travels the way of a wayfarer
is this freedom i muse

tumbling tumbling
without a doubt this age old song
waves at the beach

© gillena cox 2017


Blog hopping with

Carpe Diem
Chèvrefeuille's Gift #6 gust of wind

Chèvrefeuille gave us the line " with every gust of wind" and he asked that we create a haiku with this first line and then, have created it, create a Troiku with it.


Don't Leave Before You See Again

12 August 2016
12 August 2013
12 August 2014

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Friday, August 11, 2017

2141

[Water colour background with digital motifs]

coffee
with a a dash of bird song
a hearty morning brew

© gillena cox 2017


[rotated and cropped view]


[Process mosaic]


Blog hopping with

Week 23, Year 7


Enjoy The Music



Don't Leave Before You See Again
11 August 2016
11 August 2014
11 August 2013

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

2140

[some pics i took in 2008 at Benihana Resturant, Trincity Mall]






sizzling hot
grill makes food palatable -
joy in repast
© gillena cox 2017




Blog Hopping today with

Thursday Challenge
"HEAT (week 2 of 2)" (Hot, Glowing, Fire, Smoke, Heat Distortion, Curling Iron,...)


Dont Leave Before You See Again
10 August 2014
10 August 2015
10 August 2016

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Wednesday, August 09, 2017

2139

[image from Bing dot com]


celebration
the Word our sacrifice
consumes us
we were blessed before broken
echoes through His covenant
© gillena cox 2017


Blog Hopping with

Poets United Midweek Motif
Kintsugi: Art of mending


Don't Leave Before You See Again
9 August 2014
9 August 2015
9 August 2016

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Monday, August 07, 2017

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rain showers -
the measure of gifts
in Caladium sprouts

© gillena cox 2017



Blog hopping today with


Ruby Tuesday too
succulents

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Sunday, August 06, 2017

2137


invisible lines
trace Caladium edges -
as morning greetings

© gillena cox 2017


The Caladium in the image is from my garden. Eyes all rested, i'm back with this week's serving of The Sunday Standard. Here in T&T we have two national holidays this month, August 1st was Emancipation Day (Wikipedia say we are the only country with this holiday) and as well, on August 31st we will celebrate Independence.


Sunday Smiles
SmileyCentral.com


As well - a little serving of Basho
In the twilight rain
these brilliant-hued hibiscus . . .
A lovely sunset
© Matsuo Bashō 1644-1694


Sundays are always special here at Lunch Break. Today is #46 in the series The Sunday Standard when 5-7-5 haiku is featured. Here's wishing you a happy Sunday email me post a COMMENT or leave a link to your blog at the linky below




Blog hopping today at

Poetry Pantry #365


AND

Recuerda Mi Corazon - edges



AND


Carpe Diem
Writing and enjoying haiku.4


Enjoy The Music



Before you leave see also
Sunday Savvy 46
Sunday Lime 46
6 August 2015

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Tuesday, August 01, 2017

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I'm staying offline this week; resting my eyes

Click to Mix and Solve


Enjoy the jigsaw puzzle, CLICK TO PLAY


Happy Emanicaption Holiday [August 1st] Trinidad and Tobago

much love
gillena

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