I just sit upon a writing desk, and write. And then, I tell stories. Legends of long ago.
Deep.. great use of the prompt..Ta Tarunhttp://unshakenthoughts.wordpress.com/2012/11/17/tree-and-little-i-a-haiku/
Thank you Tarun. I find the best way to write Haiku is to follow the rules. And hopefully it works out well.
So good they survive.
Yes, let us hope they survive the destruction around us. We need trees!
Very beautiful...Tree surviving the weather.. well done..RS:)
Thank you Ramesh. Trees ar tougher than they look.
Love the image of the shivering tree. Well done.
Dear Barbara,The shivering tree - a sign of weakness? Or resolve?Thank you for dropping by.
Sometimes the frailest of things can make it through the wildest of storms!Lady Saltcedar and Whispers of a Tree
Like a baby in a car crash.
Trees bend to survive, shivering all the while. Lovely poem!
Oh yes, there is much to learn from the willow that bends.
you've given life to that young tree shivering in the rains ...very good !!
That young tree gave me a voice, Prema!
Thank you mama Zen.
Such a lonely, resilient little tree - great imagery
You are right, Judith, resilient it is!
Ninot Ma'am,That's the resolve of a lone child. The will to survive all by himself!Hank
Oh , that is a wonderful interpretation, Sir Hank!
Wonderful image of a little tree with shivering shoulders(?). I really like your poem.
Thank you. The shivers effect all of us in different ways. Thank you for dropping by!
Hi sis.. some of my young ones are also having a hard time holding themselves up when it really pours, kesian.. hehe. Love your haiku.
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Hi MamaTim,Talking about your garden, I am sure. How is your DSLR?
yep, my adolescent chilli plants! U asking, errr... my D40 U mean? I'm supposed to polish some basic(!) skills> follow a group of friends when they go photo-shooting, but never getting the chance. Always something else on, especially now during this long school break. Also re-opening an online store (I had an approx 10mth break from this sales business and now 2 of my cousins have joined me in sourcing some materials for the online store Alhamdulillah)- well this too has claimed more of my time though I've always meant to do it just casually.. SO! inilah mamaTim. My Lalliiing always telling me 'semua nak buat!' LOL
Lovely haiku, salute to resilience!
Very nice, I can see the trees bending
Bending to survive.
The young tree survived through the torturing monsoon and grew up stronger.
Yes, I like that.
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