Thursday, October 16, 2014

fingertips

Ese's "fingertips"



Here is Ese's haiku in response to the recent challenge of pine tree.

fingertips 
stroking scales of a pine cone
-forest memories

© Ese

The challenge is to write two lines of 7 sylabylls each that continue the sense of the above lines.  Sounds easy enough at first glance, but oh, my.  Click here for more info then give it a whirl yourself.  Here is my attempt.

fingertips
stroking scales of a pine cone
-forest memories
© Ese

beetle damaged lodgepole pine
mountains stripped of green beauty

lightning strike -
touch of fiery fingertips
forest revival!
©  Janice Adcock

Damaged forests in Wyoming, picture from American Forests.


Thanks to Chèvrefeuille for daily prompts on 

CARPE DIEM HAIKU KAI




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