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"Haiku of enlightenment"

all explanations 
a perceptive, world of green
mocking the land

summoned bird calls
tantra and morality 
zestful garden-----------------  in waiting 


Copyright © | Year Posted 2014

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Date: 1/27/2019 7:05:00 AM
Very well written!
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Date: 8/19/2016 1:02:00 AM
Perfect. I love it. W
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Date: 8/12/2016 4:38:00 PM
Your lovely Haiku is exactly the breath of fresh air I needed today. Sublime imagery, beautifully penned. blessings, lynn
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Date: 2/4/2016 10:37:00 AM
Wonders to behold gems you've penned. Your use of words is awesome.
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Date: 9/19/2015 11:22:00 PM
Thank you for your very kind words. You are amazingly talented. WOW. I'm just getting started with reading such spectacular poetry. I have enjoyed poetry and photography throughout most of my life and will strive for adamant improvement. Bless all of you who have made this such an enjoyable and pleasant site. I'm honored to be included in this group. Deborrah Ann Stenberg
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Date: 9/16/2015 9:34:00 PM
Dear Linda Ok interesting work about the world of nature but there is a measure of depth to this work that speaks so much for the reader to ponder, great degree of thoughts put forth, cheri
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Date: 5/5/2015 2:52:00 AM
Dear Linda, delighted to see you enjoy eastern forms of poetry. I love writing haiku and tanka. As you can see I am slowly getting familiar with site. Best wishes Delice
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Date: 4/26/2015 6:32:00 PM
A subliminal state..Great!
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Date: 4/12/2015 1:23:00 PM
You enlighten my day with this Haiku.
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Date: 4/8/2015 2:26:00 PM
I've had my dark days my bad days but there wasn't a day I didn't love your poetry.
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Date: 3/23/2015 2:26:00 PM
Your quite the writer Linda, such craft and beauty in your poetry, always, James :) :)
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Date: 12/27/2014 10:21:00 AM
I love the haiku form and your play with tantra and zestful -- may the tending of your garden always be done with love and care. All the best dear one.
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Date: 11/3/2014 4:18:00 AM
- let time wait, instead us... And pass the birds Follow their shadow on the ground RC
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Date: 10/29/2014 9:29:00 AM
Stopping by to thank you for your kind comments and well wishes during my absence. You are a write from the heart, true poet, and a person that encourages so many others including me. Love and Blessings always, Rhonda
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Date: 10/12/2014 7:36:00 AM
The first haiku is very philosophical - the use of the word "perceptive" works well with your theme of enlightenment. With perception, it allows one to discover those "zestful garden[s]" that are just around the corner waiting. The use of "zestful" and "tantra" really give this piece a Buddhist, peaceful feel. I am very impressed. "Tantra and morality" - hand in hand, perhaps both can produce oneness of mind and true enlightenment. I am intrigued by the "mocking the land" line.Always, Laura
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Date: 9/29/2014 5:45:00 PM
Did Maurice put You up to that,lol! Very Wonderful and I Enjoyed it...I hope Everything worked out ok.I was so worried about My Situations that I had a very negative stress reaction and ended up in the ER,I'm back and ok.I just have to rest more than I used too.You were so much missed.Love Char
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Date: 9/23/2014 11:48:00 PM
Wonderfully summed, in so few lines. This is one of your better Haiku's.
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Date: 9/18/2014 1:38:00 PM
Strong yet a nature filled lightness. Very interesting combination, Kudos
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Date: 9/5/2014 3:32:00 PM
Finally got over here. I see what a fantastic poet your are. Amazing.
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Date: 9/5/2014 4:26:00 AM
My first thought- magical. You showed me a beautiful picture captured in just a few verses. I really enjoyed it ! :)
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Date: 9/4/2014 9:32:00 AM
I added this one to my list. Should move it up theirs.
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Date: 9/3/2014 2:09:00 PM
So much summed up in so little words. That, takes talent. A great write!
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Date: 9/2/2014 9:13:00 AM
thank you for this wonderful piece. Layered and deep.
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Date: 8/30/2014 1:49:00 PM
The last line in the second haiku is excellent! Keep at it and damn the critic's torpedos. Matthew Anish
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Date: 8/29/2014 12:26:00 AM
Nicely written PD. GL in the contest... Verlena
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