Thursday, April 5, 2012

Hope



hope is hand
holding flower, blown
careless wind 

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hope is pink seashell 
empty bed of gleaming pearls,
arms open to sea   


~0~0

my hands in prayer,
his last dying breath, grieving
I light a candle




picture credit:    here

39 comments:

  1. Grace, this is absolutely beautiful.
    the first two haiku created pleasantness while reading them. and the third one, one of melancholy.

    great expressions.
    and the photograph is so pleasant, did you click that?

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    1. Thanks Jayanth. Sorry, they are not my photos ~

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  2. A very beautiful set... loved the last one.. intense!

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  3. lovely set of Haiku...especially the 3rd one...

    loved the 2nd line of the 1st Haiku... :)

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  4. The last one took me with it..absolutely fantastic..this..Grace.. RS:)

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  6. very beautiful Haiku as well as picture :)

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  7. This is a lovely set of haiku and the picture comes to life with your words. I especially like the line "arms open to sea"

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  8. Grace ~ wonderful set of haiku ~ lovely words ~ thanks, namaste, ^_^

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  9. Hope does come in all shapes and sizes, changing as time passes, great set.

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  10. The last haiku admittedly is the icing, Grace! It thumbs directly to what hope is. Great haiku write!

    Hank

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  11. Stunning set, Grace ~~~

    Thank you for visiting my Day 5 ~~ Waves Wash Over Me.

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  12. Grace - FABULOUS haikus. The photo is great too - that flower is amazing, and I love the beach in the background and a little sand on the hand :)

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  13. so dreamy and wonderful inspiring words!

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  14. beautiful set of haiku! i love the third one...a flicker of light gives hope. thanks for sharing and for dropping by my blog...

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  15. Beautiful and very moving, both in being at the shore and bowing to that last lit candle...

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  16. Wonderfully done! Happy Easter!!

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  17. Beautiful images - your are an amazing creator!

    My favourite is the second one!

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  18. Awesome triplet of haiku Grace. Really ... I am speechless

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  19. I must agree, these are beautiful, all of them, every line. The photo is marvelous as well. A very well done and peaceful post. I like coming here.

    Peace

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  20. Pink seashell and gleaming pearls - how pretty! The make up such beautiful haiku.

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  21. The second one conveys to me this idea: To open one's arms is hope. (I hope I'm not too far off!)

    Tell Me, Sister Crow

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  22. Beautiful set....Loved all of them!

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  23. Lovely! Hope is....

    Wonderful image and haiku

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  24. Careless wind and bed of pearls juxtaposed with grief, very allusive!

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  25. A candle of hope. - oh to be in Hawaii! Happy Easter. Prayers.

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  26. These are such intimate feeling haiku, gems each of their own, Grace!

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  27. beautiful...I take this for myself on my own journey of grief.

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  28. These are filled with feeling. The last one takes my breath away. Lighting candles does help.

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  29. Beautiful cameo tangibles symbolising hope! The last haiku creates a particularly poignant image!

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  30. Sigh.
    love this post.
    Thank you for sharing.
    Peace,
    Siggi in Downeast Maine

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  31. Grace, I loved that second haiku - great imagery!

    Richard

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  32. Beautiful picture and beautiful haiku's of hope and sharing one's grief but of lighting a candle of hope.

    Thank you so much for sharing this with us. A really great Theme Thursday of Hope.

    God bless.

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