…enjoying summer 5
honey bee drinks for
the hive; transforms liquid gold
for my morning tea
for May 2015
Elfje and haiku :
Love the Rain
from the sky
absent in so many
fluid, liquid, wet
angels tears, gentle or fierce
helps all things to grow
Inspired by: Love the rain.
from: Instant Karma by Barbara Ann Kipfer
8,879 ways to give yourself and others
good fortune right now.
Karma is cause and effect. Dharma means cosmic law.
Yoga is enlightenment through movement and Tao is the
practice of acting in harmony with the fundamental essence
of everything you encounter.
Note: my haiku (or other forms) are my interpretations
or of how I might put the inspirational sentence
into practice, for me. Also, I am going in my own order.
an accelerant for
disproportionate visions behind one’s
An Elfje is 11 words. Line/word(s) 1/1, 2./2, 3/3, 4/4, 5/1
Note: This is a ‘grown-up’ Elfje – While the Dutch Elfje was first
created to help teach children to write simple poetry (you can find
details on the history of the Elfje here: http://simplyelfje.wordpress.com/
This 11 word poem has been transformed by exposure to the internet
and has developed into series, mirrors, and even combined with other
I used this Elfje as an intro to a story segment you can find here:
Scorched and On Fire
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~In feathered head-dress, painted face
Blessed with sacred sage, their rain dance blesses me this May
~~~~~~~~~~~Now if only I could bottle up this liquid treasure
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~And send it to where it is needed most