Mid-summer smiles

summertime carefree

as laughter assaults the air

sunrise to sunset

Frank Tassone’s #Haikai Challenge #143 (6/13/20): Choose-your-own Summer (Winter) Kigo #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga

Write the haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga, etc.) that alludes to the summer (or winter) kigo that you select from The Five Hundred Essential Season Words.

-Eugenia

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About Eugenia

“I would rather be amongst forest animals and the sound of nature, than amongst city traffic and the noise of man.” Anthony D. Williams.
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69 Comments

  1. Wishing for those carefree days again.

  2. Beautiful Eugenia.. We need those Summer time smiles back … Much love my friend <3

  3. It’s still carefree,
    even with all that
    is transpiring now.

  4. Send me sunshine
    Cold wet and windy
    This morning in Geelong

  5. Send me sunshine
    Cold wet and windy
    This morning in Geelong

  6. Reminds me of childhood.

  7. Reminds me of childhood.

  8. I am happy summer is here!! 🙂 My doggies and I have been enjoying long walks and working in the yard! 🙂

  9. I am happy summer is here!! 🙂 My doggies and I have been enjoying long walks and working in the yard! 🙂

  10. Very lovely! 🙂

  11. Very lovely! 🙂

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  15. Such pretty lines (and photo)…I suppose this summer will stand out for not being so “carefree”.

  16. Such pretty lines (and photo)…I suppose this summer will stand out for not being so “carefree”.

  17. Such pretty lines (and photo)…I suppose this summer will stand out for not being so “carefree”.

  18. exudes fun sun and carefree 🙂

  19. exudes fun sun and carefree 🙂

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  21. An uplifting haiku

  22. An uplifting haiku

  23. An uplifting haiku

  24. This is the summer that I am missing.

  25. This is the summer that I am missing.

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