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Saturday, August 28, 2010


turning cool
the august moon
silvers the pines

[Shiki kukai, August 2010. Kigo: August moon]


Blogger John McDonald said...

well done Bill

12:54 AM  
Blogger Frank said...

An evocative haiku, Bill. I love the last line...

5:22 AM  
Blogger Warren said...

Ah, Bill - You weave such a gorgeous spell with your words. Masterful!


6:20 PM  
Blogger Eric Alder said...

Indeed, the moon does just that. Well done, Bill!

4:04 AM  
Blogger Magyar said...

Nice, Bill.

6:29 PM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, my friends. I wonder if this had anything to do with the fact that on August 10 Pat and I celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary, aka silver anniversary.

7:23 PM  
Blogger Kristin Riggs said...

Something so breathtaking about silvery moonlight. So well done!

7:43 PM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thank you, Kristin.

7:21 AM  
Blogger Juhani Tikkanen said...

Our 40th years ... ;-)

Silvery ...
my hairs

12:30 AM  

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