Tag: Tan Renga

#Tan Renga: Where I Began

another year is gone a traveler’s shade on my head, straw sandals at my feet © Basho following wandering windsback to the place I began©2019 Linda Lee Lyberg Carpe Diem Haiku Kai Tan Renga Challenge #1665 Advertisements

#Tan Renga: Dangling Prayer Beads

prayer beads dangling a harvest moon prayer… mountain home © Kobayashi Issa fragrant night blooming jasmine perfumed stars in the moonlight ©2019 Linda Lee Lyberg Carpe Diem Haiku Kai: #1666 Tan Renga Challenge

#Tan Renga: Watching a Snail

I bow to my master Matsuo Basho told me the way to watch a snail © Chèvrefeuille pondering graceful motionsscaling rocky garden walls ©2019 Linda Lee Lyberg Carpe Diem Haiku Kai: Challenge #1662 Watching a Snail

#Tan Renga: Beginning of Autumn

cricket silence between scraping sounds autumn begins © Jane Reichhold rustling frosted copper leavesa squirrel buries acorns ©2019 Linda Lee Lyberg Carpe Diem Haiku Kai: #1661 Tan Renga Beginning of Autumn

#Tan Renga: Chestnut

autumn moonlight a worm digs silently into the chestnut © Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold) boring a path to soft heart ravaged kernel shakes in wind ©2019 Linda Lee Lyberg Carpe Diem: #1659 Tan Renga Chestnut

Buddha Clouds

changing forms all around the Buddha clouds in a blue sky © Jane Reichhold Buddha being Buddha, calmemblem of peace for the world Carpe Diem Tan Renga

Morning’s Glory

ah! morning glories are at their best while I chant my morning prayers © Kyoroku greeting the first golden lighttendrils creeping over fence orange throated trumpetstempting flitting hummingbirdssweet scent of nectar Wilting purple petals fadein the midst of hot sun’s rays Carpe Diem Tan…

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