Standard Posted by Brenda Davis Harsham Posted on November 18, 2013 Posted under Poetry Comments 41 Comments Icy Leaf Haiku Too early for ice! Breath comes in steam engine puffs Leaf caught by winter Copyright 2013 Brenda Davis Harsham Ways to Share this:EmailPrintMoreTwitterTumblrPinterestPocketFacebookGoogleLinkedInRedditLike this:Like Loading... Related fairy taleFairy Talesfriendly fairy talehaikuicephotographpoemPoetrywinter Post navigation ← Business Trip Haiku Raindrop Haiku → 41 thoughts on “Icy Leaf Haiku” This captures it all in a magical and special way, Brenda! LikeLike Reply Robin, Thanks, I like being in this threshold between seasons, leaning into the winter room, then back to the fall room. Thanks for your supportive comment! Brenda LikeLike Reply Very, very nice. LikeLike Reply Thanks. I like to see the ice when the leaves are still red, it’s magical somehow. 🙂 LikeLike Reply Beautiful capture with peaceful words.. 🙂 LikeLike Reply Thanks! I visited you just now. Love your blog! LikeLike Reply Thank you! ^_^ LikeLike Reply Your words captivate the moment perfectly “steam engine puffs” that was happening to me today! Love the shot too 🙂 x LikeLike Reply So glad you can relate. I was raking leaves yesterday, and all of sudden, whoosh, it started to pour. It was kind of fun actually. LikeLike Reply There has been a lot of leaf clearing happening where I am too – haven’t had any rain for a while though, luckily! 🙂 x LikeLike Reply The kids were disappointed, we were just about to do the ritual jumping in the big pile. We had already filled 4 bins and two bags. Ah well, there’s always next weekend. LikeLike Reply Ah I’m sure there will be plenty more opportunities to jump in those leaves! 🙂 x LikeLike Reply I love the steam engine puffs – a perfect description! 😀 LikeLike Reply Thanks! LikeLike Reply I like your “leaf caught by winter” LikeLike Reply Thanks! LikeLike Reply “Like” x 3 = 1 for poem.. 1 for image.. 1 for thoughts it provokes. I find your image captivating.. almost hypnotic.. Perfectly depicts the poem.. and the Haiku excellent in it’s portrayal of the image. A beautiful combination.. LikeLike Reply Thank you!! Love your comment, too! Hugs, Brenda LikeLike Reply and here is winter 🙂 great picture LikeLike Reply Thanks! It was a cold morning that morning. Brrr! LikeLike Reply true, it is cold in the morning these days. I drink some hot water with lemon before my breakfast and i warm up a little bit while my body gets alkalinized LikeLike Reply What a lovely idea. I like green tea in the morning. 🙂 LikeLike Reply green tea is my second fav. good choice! LikeLike Reply Great minds. 😉 LikeLike 🙂 LikeLike And fall spiralled quickly into winter…(don’t even want to think about…::() LikeLike Reply 🙂 Today it’s 60 degrees, no ice! Feels like September. 🙂 LikeLike Reply Great….yesterday we had 19°C…a golden Sunday…::) LikeLike Reply Wonderful. The rain fell at night, allowing the sun to shine today, glorious order to the universe. LikeLike Reply Lovely poem and pic. You’re right though. Ice way too early. We’ve had a touch of morning frost but no ice yet. And not looking forward to icy roads and driving. I’ll really have to start looking for photo opportunities! It never dawns on me. ;)x LikeLike Reply Scotland is so photogenic!! I’m sure you’d get lovely photos! LikeLike Reply Cool picture and poem! LikeLike Reply Thanks!! LikeLike Reply yes indeed, but not too early for this lovely poem and pic ) LikeLike Reply Thanks! Have a warm day!! 🙂 LikeLike Reply Loooooove!!! LikeLike Reply Gave me a cold shiver, seeing winter touch down so early. LikeLike Reply I love the colors:) LikeLike Reply Thanks! The leaves were very freshly fallen. LikeLike Reply Love the photo. Brenda are you familiar with Swan Island Dahlias? If not you might want to check them out. Thanks for stopping by my 4theloveoflight.wordpress.com. I hope you will be a regular visitor and share any post or the whole blog with others. What’s a good photo or story without someone to share it with! LikeLike Reply Thanks for the pointers. You sure have a lot of passion in your poems. Have you done one that is fairy tale/magical? If so, I will take a look. I will reblog if the poem is kid-friendly and goes with my theme. I like that you pair poetry and nature like I do. Peace and Joy, Brenda LikeLike Reply Comments welcome! Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.