Long-drawn summer months

sultry raucous days

breed long panting summer nights

dew drops loitering

#Haikai Challenge #195-197 (Trifecta) #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga
Challenge number:DateKigo
#1956/12/21midsummer rain (samidare)
#1966/19/21summer moon (natsu no tsuki) / Strawberry Supermoon
#1976/26/21smoldering hot (moyuru)

Prompt – Write the haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga, etc.) that alludes to any one, combination, or all of the kigo listed above.

I am responding to #197 – smoldering hot (moyuru)


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16 responses to “Long-drawn summer months

  1. The heat is not so lovely! ❤️

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  2. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:

    #Haiku Happenings #1 (6/28/21): Eugenia’s latest haiku for my current #Haikai Challenge!

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  3. With our current heat wave of temps in the nineties… I’m panting just thinking about going outside!

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    • I feel we’ve been lucky, thus far. Our temps range from mid-eighties to low-nineties, which is the norm for summer in our area. The afternoon rains help keep it a little cooler.

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  4. It’s hot and humid here too, Franci! Stay cool. I love your descriptive words: sultry raucous days! ❤

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  5. Really great. Great word choices when you have so few words to work with.

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  6. Hi Eugenia:

    Thanks for taking a renewed interest in my blog. Stay well. Jim

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