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(Instructor of poetry, Hagerstown, MD)

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.Haiku by Adeline

October’s fingers
Slip the golden gowns of trees
To woodland carpet

A curtain of rain
Relentless, daring spume feeds
Into my progress

Miles of black-top loom
Shadows block the burning sun
Semi-trucks rally

Submitted: Sunday, December 16, 2007
Edited: Tuesday, June 14, 2011


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  • Lee Mack (12/27/2013 8:32:00 PM)

    great work; I will get time for reading all your attractive poetry
    adding you to my list as friend to remember to read

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  • Patricia Grantham (12/17/2013 12:56:00 PM)

    Trees shedding their leaves and leaving a carpet under the trees.
    Very soothing and mellowed write. Rain falling and sometimes the sun
    takes a peek. Loved this.

  • Bri Edwards (7/12/2013 3:32:00 PM)

    the first one i love, the second one i don't understand (what does into my progress mean? ?) , and the third one i don't care for but at least i might understand what you mean (is a car driving down a highway, passing lots of big trucks which shade the car with each passing?) . thanks for sharing. the first one made up for the others.

  • Heather Wilkins (5/24/2013 4:08:00 PM)

    A nice series of haikus Adeline. Each one carries a message

  • Edwin Baldwin (8/31/2012 6:57:00 PM)

    October’s fingers... This one caught my eye the most... you've managed to blend a perfect metaphor into such a few lines... outstanding Haiku

  • Terry O'leary (8/16/2012 5:11:00 PM)

    Nice set of Haikus... Terry

  • Nivedita Bagchi SPC UK (4/3/2012 1:10:00 PM)

    Maestro..in Haiku tenner ~ niv

    PS Please comment on Bliss regards ~ niv

  • igor Grey Balatsky (2/9/2012 2:22:00 PM)

    Haiku-do of yours is so masterly: vivid, alive, metaphorical. I enjoy it – and follow your 'do'.)

  • Walterrean Salley (8/6/2011 4:18:00 PM)

    Fall changes entire landscapes.
    Rain’s a part of life that we must deal with.
    And “let the truckers have their day.”
    I enjoyed your haiku very much. Good job.

  • Karin Anderson (sorry can't vote or comment) . (8/10/2009 8:56:00 AM)

    These pieces are both simply stunning Adeline and so skilfully written. I am in awe! 10 Karin Anderson

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