Sunday, October 01, 2017

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high flying pigeons -
evening sky draws a blanket
under azure clouds

© gillena cox 2017


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Guest Haiku
the woman at high noon
untiringly watches
a distant fire
© Katsura Nobuko (1914 - 2004)

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50 Comments:

Blogger totomai said...

that’s a splendid view, Gillena. could be a great painting too. loved the guest haiku also

7:30 AM  
Blogger Sanaa Rizvi said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!❤️

7:51 AM  
Blogger J. T said...

This image can only be written by someone residing in paradise. lovely write Gillena! good day!

8:12 AM  
Blogger Magyar said...

__ Grand again Gillena, and I thank you for your verse that prompted this response. The two owls... talk. _m

cool night fog
settles on this warm day pond
two owls

9:26 AM  
Blogger Sherry Marr said...

I love the evening sky and those azure clouds. Beautiful, Gillena.

11:27 AM  
Blogger brudberg said...

I think a thin blanket adds comfort to any sunset

11:33 AM  
Blogger rebecca said...

i love the comfort of this my friend....a blanket is so reassuring.

12:03 PM  
Anonymous Namy said...

Lovely! Will go to bed imagining azure clouds��

1:23 PM  
Anonymous Rob said...

I need to revisit this at the end of today.

1:38 PM  
Blogger R.K. Garon said...

Great Haiku(s) and enjoyed the song and the wonderful guitar.
ZQ

2:43 PM  
Blogger Mary said...

You have set a beautiful scene with your words.

2:56 PM  
Anonymous Donna@LivingFromHappiness said...

I love when the evening sky draws a blanket...a wonderful image!

5:44 PM  
Blogger Myrna R. said...

Thanks Gillena. I love October. You capture its beauty in your haiku.

6:12 PM  
Blogger Truedessa said...

I wonder what message the pigeons would carry to the sky.

7:36 PM  
Blogger Wendy Bourke said...

An awesome post! I love that visual of drawing a blanket ~ sigh ~ ~ ~

8:08 PM  
Blogger Lea said...

Lovely Gillena, I especially like the imagery of night drawing a blanket, while pigeons fly home...

11:17 PM  
Blogger Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

How beautifully visual.

1:33 AM  
Blogger Rajesh said...

Very nice.

6:08 AM  
Blogger Vandana Sharma said...

I ma just flying with those pigeons in the azure sky!

6:13 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by Totomai

much love...

7:30 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Sanaa

much love...

7:30 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation JT

much love...

7:31 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Doug thank you for dropping in and sharing a haiku

much love...

7:32 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Sherry

much love...

7:33 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Bjorn

much love...

7:34 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Rebecca

much love...

7:36 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Glad you dropped in Namy

much love...

7:37 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Please do Rob

much love...

7:38 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in ZQ. And the plural form of haiku (agreed) is haiku

much love...

7:39 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Mary

much love...

7:39 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Donna

much love...

7:40 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Myrna

much love...

7:41 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Ah yes there's a lot to ponder there Truedessa

much love...

7:42 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Wendy

much love...

7:42 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Lea

much love...

7:43 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Rosemary

much love...

7:44 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Rajesh

much love...

7:44 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Vandana

much love...

7:45 AM  
Blogger Diane Mayr said...

I like this one very much, Gillena. I've seen flocks of starlings fly up at sunset and it is as if a blanket is drawn across the sky (and, it's an amazing sight).

8:01 AM  
Blogger Magical Mystical Teacher said...

Drawing a blanket is (almost) always better than drawing a blank!

3:23 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Glad you dropped in Diane

much love...

9:17 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation MMT

much love...

9:18 PM  
Blogger ~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

Very beautiful! Happy October! Hugs, Diane

8:56 AM  
Blogger J C said...

Love the clouded sky. And love the Nobuko. I can see the fire too.

10:45 AM  
Blogger Susan said...

Vivid! Alluring, too.

1:22 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Diane

much love...

1:10 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation JC

much love...

1:11 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Susan

much love...

1:12 PM  
Blogger hyperCRYPTICal said...

Yum words!
Anna :o]

9:33 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Anna

much love...

10:10 AM  

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