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HAIKU # 34 .

  The  backdrop  of  frost

  A  lone  daffodil  conducts

  Winter's  Requiem  .

For Carol's Spring Haiku contest ..

Copyright © | Year Posted 2010

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Date: 2/25/2010 12:56:00 AM
Hi, Sean. I use daffodils in my poems too:) e.g. "Last night I dreamt storms in daffodils..." Beautiful Haiku! Thanks for your comment to my limerick :))
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Date: 2/12/2010 1:36:00 PM
pretty images, I have not seen the bright daffodils yet this year, i usually do in February.
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Date: 2/8/2010 9:46:00 AM
The people that can write great haikus on this site are astounding. They dwarf me in their execution. You are one of them. I don't think that I will ever master that form. You have. Thanks for your kindness on my win. I am humbled. Regartds, Gerard.
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Date: 2/6/2010 5:07:00 PM
oops, I spelled haiku wrong, Dang typos!
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Date: 2/6/2010 5:06:00 PM
Very Hiku-ish. I really like it! and congrats, Andrea
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Date: 2/4/2010 5:03:00 AM
Congratulations Sean. I love the way you separated the frost from the daffodil, great imagery Regards. Déirdre
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Date: 2/3/2010 9:48:00 AM
WOW ... I think this is MY favorite (but I'm only half way through the list ... LOL) . I really like this one Sean and congratulations on your win in Carol's contest!!
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Date: 2/3/2010 7:40:00 AM
As beautiful as Mozart's music Sean,and certainly not blank verse.Congrats on you success with this one in the contest Rgds Brian
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Date: 2/2/2010 11:36:00 PM
Awesome, Sean! Best one in my book. I had a feeling this one was going to express music before I even opened it. :) Very original. In my book, this is a winner. Congrats on your success in Carol's contest. Best wishes, Caroline.
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Date: 2/2/2010 6:11:00 PM
Wonderful perspective and an artistic view. Enjoyed this poem. Congratulations on being one of the winners in Carol's contest. Enjoy your honor. Keep up the good writing. Karen
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Date: 2/2/2010 5:24:00 PM
Very eloquent, excellent descripiton of the flowers peeking out from the remnants of winter.
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Date: 2/1/2010 1:00:00 PM
Great Haiku....daffodils reminded me of Longfellow... farah
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Date: 2/1/2010 6:26:00 AM
and this also looks like in top 5 still have to do mine but having metal block lol thanks for kind comments too my friend keep up great work
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Date: 1/31/2010 7:04:00 AM
I love your style in writing indeed,Beautiful....Charma
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Date: 1/31/2010 2:56:00 AM
Beautiful poetry, Sean. My daffodils have emerged ready to conduct... I hope they do so before another freeze. Last year they didn't bloom. And they are so very lovely when in blossom... like your Haiku #34, which blossoms with your talent. Smiles, Dane Ann
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Date: 1/30/2010 7:45:00 PM
Sean, This is an Excellent haiku and I am sure it will do well in Carol's contest. This is going in my fav. list. Aloha, Connie
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Date: 1/27/2010 4:56:00 PM
Hi Sean. Your daffodil bids a fond farewell to winter and a warm welcome to spring.....lovely....Margaret
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Date: 1/27/2010 8:08:00 AM
Best wishes with this one Sean.Rgds Brian & thanks for your welcome comments today I see the Saints did march in thanks to Leinster's last minute kick.So they have to scrum down again in the Munster ,maybe it will be drier/warmer by then !.Enjoy your prize.
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Date: 1/26/2010 12:32:00 PM
My daffodils are indeed, already poking their heads about the ground ....seeing if it is safe to come out! :)
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Date: 1/26/2010 10:32:00 AM
Thank you for the entry in my contest Sean. Love, Carol
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Date: 1/26/2010 4:11:00 AM
The image of the daffodil conducting "Winter's Requiem" is awesome, Sean. What a great haiku for Carol's contest! Best of luck to you. Love, Carolyn
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Date: 1/26/2010 1:47:00 AM
The daffodil conductor of a spring orchestra - I really like this one, good luck with the competition
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