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Thursday, June 25, 2009

Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi
a pregnant woman
climbs the church steps

[First place, Caribbean Kigo Kukai, June, 2009; Kigo: Corpus Christi]


Blogger Devika said...

Lord, be with her!
what else to say :)


10:48 AM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thank you, Devika.

7:39 PM  
Blogger Bill said...

Corpus Christi, for those who may not be familiar with it, is a feast that honors the Eucharist; it is observed in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches. The literal meaning of the Latin is "The body of Christ," reflecting the doctrine of the real presence of Jesus Christ in the Eucharist.

7:41 PM  
Blogger Karol - aha said...

Good haiku, Bill.

- Karol

3:25 PM  
Blogger Anonymous Poet said...

Hi Bill,

Stopping by to say hello. I'm to try posting again, regularly.

Feel free to stop by and say hello. I will get around to looking at the work I missed.

: )

5:22 PM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, Karol.

Hey, anon, great to hear from you. I'll certainly pay you a visit.

6:00 PM  
Blogger Tikkis said...

she goes
both of them

1:08 AM  
Blogger indonesianegriku said...

thank's for sharing info,..!
Kerja Keras Adalah Energi Kita

5:48 AM  

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