Once adorned with his ~ love, she has been stripped naked, ~ love taken away.
(haiku challenge 'adorn')
Took up residence ~ in her heart, until the pain ~ was too strong to take
(haiku challenge 'residence')
When there is nothing ~ left to say does everything ~ before still exist?
The well seems to be dry.
Broken heart requires ~ time to heal and in the end ~ emerges stronger
(haiku challenge 'require')
There is a place I ~ go in my dreams, hoping to ~ find you there one day
Red flash ~ cardinal hides ~ within tangled vines
Animal tracks ~ in fresh snow ~ nature's art
Sudden shiver up ~ spine makes me wonder are you ~ thinking of me too?
Shall carry you in ~ my heart forever although ~ no more serenade
(haiku word game: forever/serenade/carry)
Do not look elsewhere ~ when all the strength you need is ~ right inside of you.
(haiku challenge 'elsewhere')
Snow on birdhouse ~ favorite ~ backyard scene
Squirrels jumping ~ from branch to branch ~ nature's acrobats
Wind rushing through pines ~ and thoughts of you conspire ~ to keep me awake
Never expected ~ these life turns but she is still ~ hopeful nonetheless
(senryu party 'never')
Love the mountains and ~ lakes, but miss the smell, sound of ~ the Atlantic coast
(senryu party 'coast')
Heart shatters ~ like glass ~ if not careful
(senryu party 'glass')
Soft sweet ~ slips through silk ~ so succulent
Freckles splashed across ~ cheeks of the most beautiful ~ face I've ever seen. (for Cameron)
Fold, flow ~ feel ~ fill, free
Flower bulbs ~ sleeping under the soil ~ waiting for Spring