Thursday, November 19, 2015

Through The Eyes Of The Eagle

Done for Carpe Diem #862 Vistas

from the tip of the mountain
through the eyes of the eagle
how I wish the blind could see!

© Adjei Agyei-Baah, November 19, 2015

Coin Flip

Done for Carpe Diem #861 Sacred Stones (Ovoo)

a wish
to get home safe, I flip a coin
into Ovoo cairn

© Adjei Agyei-Baah, November 20, 2015

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

All The World's A Page

Done for Carpe Diem #860 Cosmic Order

all the world's a page
where every  man drops
an ink

© Adjei Agyei-Baah , November 18, 2015


Done for Carpe Diem #19 as is above; as below

over our vanities--

© Adjei Agyei-Baah, November 18, 2015.

Inspired by the haiku below:

the horse's head bowed
straight down
© Jane Reichhold

snow on snow
this night in December
a full moon
© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold)

steel blue night
the old pond ripples in the breeze
mirrored full moon
© Chèvrefeuille

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Desert Heat

Done for  Carpe Diem #859 The Silk Road

finding shade
in our camel's hump--
desert heat

© Adjei Agyei-Baah, November 18, 2015.

Praying Dragonfly

Done for Carpe Diem Haiku Special No. 182 Ese's third "in the darkest hour "

Written in response to Ese’s:

in the darkest hour
wishing upon the morning star
just like years ago

© Ese of Ese’s Voice

skipping prayers
a posing dragonfly
returns me to my kneels

© Adjei Agyei-Baah , November 18, 2015.

Monday, November 16, 2015

River Song

Done for Carpe Diem #858 Throat Songs of the Steppes

cave walk
the rippling echoes
of a river’s song

© Adjei Agyei-Baah , November 18, 2015