Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Carpe Diem - Butterflies; Writer,'s Digest - Descendence

I'll soon start to keep my haiku at different memes and challenges in the same post.


My haiku for Carpe Diem, a daily haiku. Today it's all about butterflies:

a stroll through the woods
in the winter cold and snow -
dreaming butterflies

For the Writer's Digest Poetic Asides Prompt nr. 212, a haiku sequence about descendence that I didn't post yet because they seem to have a problem.



Evolution

present becomes past:
sustained metamorphosis –
evolution key

Darwin's theory –
more than a controversy:
plain reality

humans admiring
some rare specimens at zoo:
chicken or egg first?

fossilized monkeys:
searching for the missing link,
some unknown species

11 comments:

  1. What a wonderful inspirational haiku Adriana. You brought winter and spring feelings together in one verse. Excellent.

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  2. Lovely haiku. I'm already think of warmer weather and butterflies.

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  3. yes very lovely to think of spring, sunshine and butterflies during cold weather :)

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  4. I love your haiku. I can relate to those dreaming butterflies and winter. Nice poem on evolution as well.

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  5. Oh, I like that, dreaming butterflies. So succinct, and yet it says it all. The evolution one is interesting, too. I liked the what you pulled into it.

    Shannon at The Warrior Muse

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  6. These are all wonderful words combining the prompts. Thank you for sharing.

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  7. Thank you all for dreaming butterfies, too. Together we might bring spring back earlier. ;)

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  8. Soon the dreams will be a reality...when the butterflies return!

    In Mid-Flight

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  9. Wonderful. Right mood really. ;-)

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