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Summer: A Haiku

Updated on April 9, 2017
Gina Welds-Hulse profile image

Student of life, lifelong learner, mother, writer, artist, poet, dancer, musician, and martial artist ... passionate about all of these.

Sunbeams
Sunbeams
Seagulls on the beach
Seagulls on the beach
Fireflies
Fireflies
Cherry blossoms
Cherry blossoms


Sunshine beams selfish

Rain of spring focused on good

Morphing in summer


Seagulls are calling

As the waves embrace the sand

Heralding Summer


Ants march back and forth

Fireflies emerging soon

Approve of summer


Paintings made idle

Melodies with soca flav

Summons in summer


Chasing after life

Spring blossom stands with courage

Challenging Summer


Scents drift gently yet

Setting sun leaves home once more

Bargain of summer


Blossoms show of life

Sweet delights before the dawn

Loving, loving summer



Soca

© 2017 Gina Welds Hulse

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      Shauna L Bowling 13 months ago from Central Florida

      Your 30-day haiku challenge really did you well, Gina. You've mastered the imagery and flow. I really enjoyed this!

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      manatita44 14 months ago from london

      Most exquisite Haiku's. Your pictures are awesome too. Excellent work!!

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      Janis Leslie Evans 14 months ago from Washington, DC

      Thank you for the beautiful imagery, Gina. It makes me look forward to the sights and smells of summer.

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      Ruby Jean Richert 14 months ago from Southern Illinois

      Beautiful haiku with sparkling pictures!

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      John Hansen 14 months ago from Queensland Australia

      Lovely Haiku, Gina. Well done.

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      Chitrangada Sharan 14 months ago from New Delhi, India

      Beautiful expressions and lovely corresponding pictures!

      Nice submission for the National poetry month.

      Thanks for sharing!

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