In this two week round-up we included NATURE as a weekly theme in response to the focus for Mental Health Awareness Week this year which ran from 10-16 May.#MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
NATURE connecting with Mental Health Awarness Week’s theme
Call out for haiku that incorporate made-up words inspired by JABBERWOCKY by Lewis Carroll https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/42916/jabberwocky
#11 Longer Days
First Line Renga
Drawing Down the Moon
MOONDANCE by Van Morrison https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lFxGBB4UGU
STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN by Led Zeppelin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QkF3oxziUI4
Thank you for your amazing contributions in response to a request for photographs for this haiga relating to our theme this week of RED. Do respond to wonderful photographs featured here. Write haiku inspired by what you see, thinking beyond the literal representations, by either choosing a stand-alone haiku or making a new image with a haiku written over it.
Thank you for the photographs from:
Karin Lindberg Freda, Elizabeth Tunstall, Neetu Malik, Catherine Brennan, Bridie Breen, Mary White, Marion Clarke, Sina Sanjari, Dominic Willis, Hilary Stringer, Gina Hobbs, Vivien Eliades, Katharine Angelina Love & Eljse Winnubst
I would like to thank Sébastien Revon & Marion Clarke who have been instrumental in guiding this thread.
Read the blog on HAIGA – Where Image and Haiku Meet which includes insights and illuminating examples of photo haiku by Marion Clarke https://thegreatmargin.org/…/conversation-11-writing…/