#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRYCHALLENGE #262 #ThemePrompt @SyllabicPoetry @ColleenChesebro #Haiku

Hi everyone! πŸ™‚

Today, I’ve joined Colleen’s weekly TankaTuesday challenge, which asks for any syllabic form based on a theme prompt.

Ken Gierke (Rivrvlogr) from last month’s challenge picked the theme:

TRANSITIONS

You can find Colleen’s post HERE.

I’ve chosen a set of four Haiku with a syllable count of 3-5-3 for each. Haiku are not titled.

Sun comes late

Lights lit all day long

Shifts each week

…

Bulbs flower

Nights shrink from onslaught

Then comes heat

…

Scorched dry earth

Lush green becomes brown

Leaves yellow

…

Orange hue

Heralds shortened days

Sun comes late

 

I hope you enjoyed this set of four Haiku.

Have a lovely day! πŸ™‚

 

Β© Harmony Kent 2022

 

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Sally Cronin

Terrific transition between seasons Harmony.. love it.

ben Alexander

I love your use of colors in those last two haiku, Harmony πŸ™‚

yours,
David

Jude

i do enjoy haiku. and yours are beauties.

Kerfe

Luckily we’re in the season where the days are getting longer!

D. Avery

Another full circle sequence! Love the bookending first and last lines. Well done.

Balroop Singh

Perfect Harmony… pun intended! Mother Nature shows us the way to welcome changes in a positive manner. Love those haiku.

Jules

I like how haiku can say so much with so few words. Well done.

Colleen

Harmony, this is an amazing haiku series of the four seasons. I enjoyed this so much. This was lovely and a great way to show the transition of time between each season. <3

D.L. Finn

I love this, Harmony, and how you started and ended with the same line πŸ™‚

Staci Troilo

That was lovely, Harmony. I love the way you did one for each season, yet they all go together.

Mae Clair

Cleverly done, Harmony. I can wallow in each verse as I wallow in the seasons. Great job!

Roberta EAton Cheadle

This is a lovely set of haikus, Harmony. You have inspired me to write a poem for this theme.

Joan Hall

Ooh, I like these, Harmony! You did a great job of capturing the transitions of the four seasons.

Annette R Aben

Love the multi-haiku format. I could feel the transition theme. Well done!

Jacquie Biggar

Beautifully done, Harmony. This makes me wish all the more for spring!

Yvette M Calleiro

Great interpretation of the theme, Harmony! Your haikus are great. πŸ™‚

john howell

Loved the seasonal tour, Harmony

Priscilla Bettis

I love it, Harmony. The cyclical nature of the poem is like the cyclical nature of the seasons.

Jan Sikes

You definitely covered all the transitions of the seasons, Harmony. I love it!

Diana Peach

A beautiful trip through the seasons, Harmony. A lovely take on transitions. Well done.

Michael

Well crafted, Harmony! Thank you for beeing part of the challenge, for all our enjoyment. Have a nice week! xx Michael

Molly Shea

A wonderful transition through the four seasons. Thank you for sharing.