cinquain (form)

Happy Nose

"Happy Nose" (Photo Credit: Heidi Karjalainen)

“Happy Nose” (Photo Credit: Heidi Karjalainen)

 
HAPPY NOSE

Happy.
In a world of
gray sadness, remember
to try spreading happiness when
you can.

2014-08-22
P. Wanken

 

Posted for 100 Days of Summer 2014 (Facebook Group): 69 ~ Gray. 

 

Author’s Note:
Thank you to fellow challenge contributor, Heidi Karjalainen, for letting me use this photo in my post. To see more of her work, click the photo above.

Peak Perspectives

Photo Credit: Pia Riihimäki

North Italy (Photo Credit: Pia Riihimäki)

 

mountain
tops and valleys…
I can’t really know one
without experiencing the
other.

2014-07-23
P. Wanken

 

 

Posted for 100 Days of Summer 2014 (Facebook Group): 39 ~ Green.

 

Author’s Note: 
Thank you to fellow challenge contributor, Pia Riihimäki, for letting me use her photo in my post.

Seaside Discoveries

 

SEASIDE DISCOVERIES

In the
hushed solitude
of walking the beach, I
searched for the perfect shell, and found
myself.

2013-07-17
P. Wanken
 

Written for Poetic Bloomings “Life is a Beach” – Day 17: Put Into Words (Ekphrasis).  (Follow the link for Poetic Bloomings to view the photo used as inspiration for this poem.)