Sunday, February 09, 2020


divine promise sealed -
a rainbow lingers in the
substance of azure

© gillena cox 2020

Here in T&T it's Carnival Time, Season of Bacchanal.

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CARNIVAL PAST photos 2&3 © gillena cox: in the first photo that's me dancing in the band they had stopped on the street where i live, in front of my house]



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Vandana Sharma said...

A beautiful promise of God to us all,no matter what life is good

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by Vandana


much love...

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

Every lingering rainbow--and every fleeting one too--fills me with hope.

Rommy said...

I loved going hunting for rainbows after a storm with my kids when they were little.

Gillena Cox said...

Glad you dropped by Maggie


Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Rommy


C. Sandlin said...

Love the way you make the rainbow a felt presence, bringing out the bond behind the promise.

carol l mckenna said...

rainbow sketch delightful and lovely haiku is inspiring ^_^

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brudberg said...

Wonderful colors... here it's mostly grey I fear.

Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Chrissa


Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Carol


Gillena Cox said...

Here there is colour all around. Thanks for dropping by Björn


Joel (@Stranded Tree) said...

Would it truly be a rainbow while missing a color? We would be missing it as well. An interesting thought

Gillena Cox said...

Hi Joel thanks for that tease, leaves much to ponder


Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

Oh, very nice in all sorts of ways.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by Rosemary


indybev said...

Thank you for the rainbow to brighten the day! Blessings

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by Bev


Jenna said...

I like this, especially the last line, because it is a creative phrase to describe the sky.

Wendy Bourke said...

Always … there is this moment --- a beautiful haiku - stunningly rendered.

Bill said...

a walk with my grandchild
how long will he remember
this rainbow

Thotpurge said...


Gillena Cox said...

Thank youfor your appreciation Jenna


Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Wendy


Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Rajani


Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by and sharing Bill


J C said...

Carnival time! Must be so much fun. Wish I could be there.

Old Egg said...

There is so much beauty in this world. It is a pity so many of us don't appreciate it...especially rainbows!

H. Hennenburg said...

"The substance of azure" beautiful, Gillena! A perfect place for a divine promise.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by JC. There is a lot going on. Fetes, musical events, theatre, competitions, fun get togethers, and for person like me, no longer participanting there is TV coverage of all the fun


Gillena Cox said...

Aha, thanks for your appreciation Robin


Gillena Cox said...

Aha!Thank you for your appreciation H


Magaly Guerrero said...

Indeed, I've always thought of rainbows as one of the loveliest symbols of Nature's divine magic. A wonderful reminder of hope after the storm.

Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped by Magaly


Adelaide said...

wonderful last line


Gillena Cox said...

Thank you for your appreciation Adelaide


Lea said...

Dear Gillena, Sorry to be so late, but I am so glad that I did not miss this promise... thank you for this rainbow bridge to this reminder of all that is greater than what we can comprehend and that there is hope, even when the sky is stormy or azure. I hope you had a good week, I love the photo of you dancing at Carnival! Thank you!

Gillena Cox said...

Dear Lea, thank you for dropping by , I appreciate your late visit


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