Wednesday, November 07, 2018

2350


'The Lamplighter'
a little green house welcomes
her eager suitor

© gillena cox 2018

I read and enjoyed a few days ago The Lamplighter [a historical fiction] by Michael Anthony so i'm sharing a haiku for today's prompt.


Blog hopping today with

Poets United Midweek Motif ~
Reading Fiction
Prompted by Susan - Your challenge: Write a new poem with "reading fiction" as topic and/or motif.


REVISIT
7 November 2017
7 November 2014
7 November 2013

20 comments:

Susan said...

OK! I added it to my reading list! And I love the idea of expressing an entire book in the tiniest poem. I will be trying this too.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Susan

much love...

Sumana Roy said...

Wow! How lovely!

gillena cox said...

Happy you dropped by Sumana

Much🇹🇹love

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

I'm always happy to find a welcome here. I think you must be a lamplighter, Gillena.

gillena cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation MMT

much🇹🇹love

Sherry Blue Sky said...

How cool, a teensy synopsis in a poem.

gillena cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Sherry

Much🇹🇹love

annell4 said...

The lamplighter is delightful!!

gillena cox said...

Thanks for dropping by Annell

Much🇹🇹love

Old Egg said...

Love the haiku especially the illustration that went with it

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Robin

Much🇹🇹love

Toni Spencer said...

I love the teensy poem

Thotpurge said...

Interesting!!!

gillena cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Toni

Much🇹🇹love

gillena cox said...

Happy you dropped by Rajani

Much🇹🇹love

Kim Russell said...

I had never heard of The Lamplighter or Michael Anthony so i will be looking it up. Thank you, Gillena! :)

Amit Agarwal said...

Height of compression!
Oh that's amazing Gillena:):)

gillena cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Kim

Much🇹🇹love

gillena cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Amit

Much🇹🇹love