Thursday, December 11, 2014

Hornets

Carpe Diem "Little Creatures" #14, Basho's 
" spring rain "

spring rain,
leaking through the roof,
dripping from the wasps' nest.

© Matsuo Basho (1644-1694)

spring rain approaches
speeding across the prairie
like swarms of hornets

like swarms of hornets 
the soldiers descend from clouds
strange rain falling -

©  Janice Adcock

The full inspiration for the post can be found by clicking here.

Thanks to Chèvrefeuille for daily prompts on 

CARPE DIEM HAIKU KAI



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