Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Haiku: Transience

A purely ephemeral feel to the poetry this week at One Single Impression. My offerings, as always, are transient in and of themselves.


Light seeping through to
rouse me from my dreamless state.
Peacefulness shattered.


Following footprints
then leaving them for others
to follow my own.

6 comments:

teric said...

These are both so lovely and give such a great visual of transience.

SandyCarlson said...

Light can be a dastardly thing!

I like the image of footprints. I'm imagining them on a beach, perhaps a mother's with the child coming from behind to hop from step to step. And then it's gone.

Thanks for these.
Writing in Faith: Poems

Raven said...

Both good - I especially like the footprints, which for some reason I visualize in the transient medium of sand on the beach.

zoya gautam said...

Thanks for these visuals of transience..

MamaGeek said...

P, you have a GIFT with your words. Such a natural. This imagery is, again, so beautiful.

Secret Agent Mama said...

I agree with MamaGeek. You have a gift. Sorry I haven't been by in eons. XXOO

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