Have celestial maidens

descended to earth?

blossom clouds.

~Issa*

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Laramie Mountain Range

The earth mound’s

part of it indeed…

a fine spring day

~Issa*

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Cache la Poudre River

submitted in response to Jen’s photo challenge: Earth

*cited:

haiku guy.com

I can no longer tell dream from reality.

Into what world shall I awake

from this bewildering dream?

                                 ~Akazome Emon (?-1027)*

solitary evergreen
solitary evergreen

*cited:

Women Poets of Japan

K Rexroth & I Atsumi

where the entire

mountain has been trampled

a lady flower

                  ~Uda Kiyoko*

valley of contentment
valley of contentment

*cited:

Far Beyond the Field

Makoto Ueda