Ananta Madhavan


Three Dream Haikus


1. That day the Alps grew slowly beautiful.
Touching hands, we learnt to ski.

2. I did not race the river as I walked
Beneath the soft glades of spring.

3. Such was her loveliness,
It might have been ensnared
By a dream haiku.

Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2013

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April 1963, in Switzerland.

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  • Gold Star - 10,094 Points * Sunprincess * (5/4/2014 4:14:00 AM)

    ...........a really great collection
    .......this write is my favourite
    ~1. That day the Alps grew slowly beautiful.
    Touching hands, we learnt to ski.~ (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 561 Points Shahzia Batool (1/10/2014 1:45:00 AM)

    the images are beautiful as the expressive words are either carefully or naturally selected for the expression, but there are some differences here that collide with traditional haiku scheme, the base you laid for conveying the feel is neat and good! (Report) Reply

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