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Night’s Stage

  [...] "There is nothing you can see that is not a Bashoflower; there is nothing you can think that is not the moon."[...]  Matsuo Basho night sets the stage between moon and spring flower a spread of beauty Carpe... Continue Reading →


you were so far like clouds across the moon I've missed you ©Vivian Zems MLMM Heeding Haiku with Chèvrefeuille

I’ll Be The Moon

Mayhap not as bright as a sun drenched sky my face pours forth a soft glow in your shadows mayhap not as hot as that passionate star my coolness bathes you with soothing tones mayhap not scorch to touch as... Continue Reading →

Moonstruck Repercussions

Ocean waves ashore grains of sand between his toes tears of sore regret pining for love unbegot heart warmed only by moon's glow ©Vivian Zems (#Tanka) MLMM Photo Challenge #200, February Writing Prompts 6/28  Image by Justin Peters    ... Continue Reading →

Royal Moon

She makes no attempt to hide her face this Royal reigns in darkness' heights subjects twinkle-subdued lights tree branches reach with plead to touch royalty hoping to feel Royal Moon's shining face ©Vivian Zems (A Nonet Poem- 9 through to... Continue Reading →

Silent Radiance

  silence the dust of stars shining radiance ©Jane Reichhold moonlight beams with joie de vivre she reigns supreme in darkness sounds of quiet subdued kaleidoscope twinkles of hope bird's beaks stayed shut by darkness owls ascend to claim the... Continue Reading →

Moon of My Delight

The moon turns her face Apogee or perigee Tides rise within us  ©Vivian Zems Carpe Diem Haiku Kai #1316 Author's note: Because the moon follows an elliptical path around Earth, sometimes it is closer to us — at its closest, a... Continue Reading →

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