Friday, January 15, 2016

Missing Brick

Done for Carpe Diem Special #192 Remember This Music? - The Wall by Pink Floyd

the eagerness
to patch up with a thought
missing brick in wall
© Adjei Agyei-Baah, January 16, 2016

Also inspired by:

tearing down the walls
giving room to wild flowers
to color the earth
© Chèvrefeuille


Done for Carpe Diem Tokubetsudesu #65 combining animals and seasons

a rooster’s call
directed at the moon-
waning dawn

© Adjei Agyei-Baah, January 16, 2016

inspired by the works of:
The harvest moon–
rabbits go scampering
across Lake Suwa 

   ~ Buson ~

in from the dark
and out into the dark–
that’s a cat in love 

   ~ Issa ~

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

First Light

Done for Carpe Diem #894 First Light

a warm smile
from an open bud
first light

© Adjei Agyei-Baah, Jan 12, 2016
first light
nudging frozen clouds
snow flakes

© Jane Reichhol

winter morning
the fragile light of the sun
reflects in the snow

© Chèvrefeuille

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Frozen Rose

Done for Carpe Diem #893 Fuyusoubi (winter rose)

my readiness
to keep you warm
frozen winter rose

© Adjei Agyei-Baah, January 11, 2016

winter roses -
each petal has
its own spark

© Gabi Greve (2007)

a single
frosty rose
opens a year

© Mizuhara ShuoshiI (1892-1981)
a last rose
more fragile than ever
clothed in snow

© Chèvrefeuille