Monday, January 18, 2021


Another Lunch Break Anniversary Bash.
January 18th 2006 saw the first posting of Lunch Break a haiku and photo which was recently featured in 2020 HERE 

Fifteenth Anniversary today - a trip down memory lane with friends of Lunch Break

bird songs
including the rooster's crow
again dawn
--gillena cox 2006

during lunch break
a stitchaiga is born
January sunshine
--Bette Norcross Wappner  2007

Autumn night
her full face visits again
in a purple glow
--Angelika Kolompar 2008

The year of ox-
I wonder where
the muerte is
--Kuniharu Shimizu 2009
#muerte is the bullfighter's red cape

frenzied whistlers
kiskadees in the morning
silent sun rising
--gillena cox 2010 (posted 20th January 2010)

morning chill
awakened by the tremors
of a shivering earth
--Devika Jyothi 2011

school gate opens -
a snowball's trace
looks like a heart
--Cristina-Monica Moldoveanu 2012

heaven –
the journey
is the destination
--Bill Kenney 2013

Seven years
of magical renditions;
words forever
--Ramesh Sood 2014

twittering birds sing
of morning light, they banish
into yesterdays
the first crowing of roosters
those of a previous dawn
-- gillena cox 2015

lunch break—
inside the shell
a smooth pearl
--Stella Pierides, 2016

tucked in my poem
a bouquet of flowers
--Madhuri Pillai 2017

her expectations
home for the carnival
homemade sorrel
-- gillena cox 2018

yellow Ixoras -
splurge of little blossoms
a splendid result
-- gillena cox 2019

half green half red
between Summer and Fall
sumac leaves
-- Marta Majorka Chociłowska 2020


carol l mckenna said...

Happy 15th Anniversary blogger to you ~ Congratulations ~ Xox

Moment by moment.....

A ShutterBug Explores,
aka (A Creative Harbor)

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by Carol


A Bit of the Blarney said...


Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Cathy


Jenna said...

Yes, we need to find ways to "pull friends close" when we cannot literally do so.

Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by Jenna