SunCatcher – Bright Squares #Haiku

SunCatcher streaminggolden lightcaptured These are Eastern Tent Caterpillars. Their tent was acting as a suncatcher this morning. I’m sharing these photos with BrightSquares Thanks for stopping by! Have a wonderful day.With a grateful heart,Heather © Heather ~ Home Study From The Grateful Heart All Rights Reserved

On The Bright Side Of The Fence

It’s official spring has arrived. I awoke to the serenade of birds. The sky is heavenly blue. The warm sun is laying her soft golden touch on all she can reach. A thin veil of neon yellow has begun to collect upon everything. The butterfly has taken flight, and bumblebees are dancing upon the breeze.Continue reading “On The Bright Side Of The Fence”

Dogwood – #Haiku

luminouslight pours down, dancing –new life © Heather – Home Study From The Grateful Heart All Rights Reserved 2021 Photos: I took these yesterday while on a long hike. It is wonderful to see the woods coming into bloom.I am sharing my photos with Cee’s FOTD and Becky’s Bright Squares. Thank you for stopping by!Continue reading “Dogwood – #Haiku”

Reflections – #Haiku

Reflections “The way we experience the worldaround us is a direct reflection ofthe world within us.” Gabrielle Bernstein Here I find myself reflecting on the reflected. How cleansing and invigorating a walk through nature can be. It renews the soul and sets the spirit free. Silent statuesqueBeacon of serenityAmidst evolving world Glass lakeReflects timeSwept byContinue reading “Reflections – #Haiku”

Amity Smolders – #Photo Prompt

This week at Word Craft #Tanka Tuesday, Colleen stated: This challenge explores Ekphrastic writing inspired by visual art (photographs). D.L. (Denise) Finn from last month’s challenge provided the photo for this month’s challenge. Interpret this photo through the eyes of a poet. Here is my interpretation: Frigid, distant grows the manAmity SmoldersYearning to mend what’s broken © Heather ~Continue reading “Amity Smolders – #Photo Prompt”

Clear Skies Of Twilight

Brightly shine stars and planets Clear Skies of twilight Silent world wakes with first chirp © Heather ~ Home Study From The Grateful Heart 2021 All Rights Reserved For this haiku, I used the pattern of 7/5/7 syllables in place of the traditional 5/7/5. I wrote it in response to the Haiku Challenge at RonovanContinue reading “Clear Skies Of Twilight”

Appreciating The Tiny Things – #Haibun

Today the sun is shining. The temperature is a perfect 74°. And our brown world is starting to show signs of green. A section of our yard has succumbed to “weeds” with very tiny flowers. I decided to take a close up of them and was surprised to see there was a splash of pinkContinue reading “Appreciating The Tiny Things – #Haibun”

Magic’s In The Air

This Haiku is just because. While out running errands, I saw signs of spring in the trees. I had to take a moment and capture a few pictures. I hope you enjoy. Life anew appears Darkness fades as days grow long Magic’s in the air © Heather ~ Home Study From The Grateful Heart 2021Continue reading “Magic’s In The Air”

Nature’s Lullaby – Haiku

Gently the wind blowsMimicking a lullabyRocking bird and branch I wrote this haiku in response to Ronovan Writes #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry #Prompt #Challenge 345 BIRD and BLOW I have always enjoyed writing haiku’s; so it was fun to have the challenge of writing one to include the words bird and blow. Click on the linkContinue reading “Nature’s Lullaby – Haiku”