Standard Posted by Brenda Davis Harsham Posted on December 12, 2013 Posted under Poetry Comments 44 Comments Winter Queen Haiku blue topaz shadows yew queen crowned in ice crystals sparkling with diamonds Copyright 2013 Brenda Davis Harsham Ways to Share this:EmailPrintMoreTwitterTumblrPinterestPocketFacebookGoogleLinkedInRedditLike this:Like Loading... Related crowndiamondsfairy queenfairy talefriendly fairy talehaikujewelsphotographpoemPoetryQueenwinterWinter Queenyew Post navigation ← New Day Haiku Tree of Life Haībun → 44 thoughts on “Winter Queen Haiku” I love the imagery of a blue topaze! Such a great but succinct haiku! LikeLike Reply Thanks, a jewel for the holiday! 🙂 LikeLike Reply #LoveIt I was wondering whether or not you would be okay with me pinning this one on PINTEREST? It has a button there, but I thought I would ask first! (all Credit given to you ofcourse, and I would link back to your blog) ML x LikeLike Reply Sure, I’ve never been on Pinterest before, but why not?! I’m flattered. LikeLike Reply Okay let me try and then I will give you the link so you can check it out…. LikeLike Reply Okay, perhaps I will be converted. Or perhaps I will just bake more cookies. Hard to say this time of year. 🙂 LikeLike Reply http://www.pinterest.com/pin/443112050808250600/ – once you get on there, I’m confident you will find it hard to stay away! lol LikeLike Reply I am trying to create a public author/artist page in FB, and once I do that, I will be able to join pinterest without putting up pix of my kids. I mostly use FB to share photos with friends and family, but I guess I need to up my game. LOL Thanks for giving me some incentive. I like my photo being up on Pinterest. 🙂 LikeLike Me too. I bet it gets repinned a gazillion times!! I mostly surf around in there for ideas about interior design – but have found that there something for everyone! #AmazingStuff LikeLike Thanks! I just created my new author page. Woo-hoo! LikeLike Link? LikeLike https://www.facebook.com/BrendaDavisHarsham?skip_nax_wizard=true I hope that works. If not, let me know… Taking baby steps here. Still confused. When I try to join pinterest, it only pulls up my private page. Sigh. Clearly I do not know what I’m doing. LikeLike I think I might be your first like? lol You’ll get there 🙂 LikeLike I’m just taking baby steps. 🙂 Thanks for the like. LikeLike https://www.facebook.com/BrendaDavisHarsham I think this is a better link. I can’t figure out how to tell facebook I want the public author page to join, not the private me page. Facebook just doesn’t get privacy. LikeLike It does look like a crystal crown. You see such beauty in every little thing. LikeLike Reply Thanks, my friend. The world is a beautiful place if you choose to see it that way. LikeLike Reply How very lovely:) LikeLike Reply Thanks! LikeLike Reply I think that really could be a yew queen growing there! 😉 She definitely sparkles with that crown of snow!! 😀 LikeLike Reply Thanks! I was hoping someone else would see her, too! LikeLike Reply Beautiful haiku – such wonderful description of nature LikeLike Reply Thanks, I was in such a joyful mood. The snow sparkled like being inside a crystal world. LikeLike Reply No Further Action on your part is Required, except to know that you are Very Much I Appreciated by me. However, Please Allow me to share an Award with you, which you can find here: http://booknvolume.com/2013/12/14/fantasmagorical/ LikeLike Reply Thanks, Morgan, I appreciate you, too! Don’t laugh too loud, but I’ve been working on a sonnet. 🙂 LikeLike Reply OH I cant wait to read it. do please send me a reminder when you post it, as I don’t get to see everyones posts in the reader all the time…and I don’t want to miss it 🙂 LikeLike Reply I will try to do that! LOL LikeLike Reply I published it early, just for you: https://friendlyfairytales.com/2013/12/14/sonnet-to-a-cabbage/ It’s a bit tongue-in-cheek. 🙂 LikeLike Reply It certainly is…but I love it! LikeLike Reply So happy you do, as you are my channel to Shakespeare. 😉 LikeLike Snow is so beautiful. I love the picture. So delicate. A lovely haiku, Brenda. LikeLike Reply Thank you! I’m so pleased, you’ve made my night! LikeLike Reply Brenda, again your art is phenomenal, and the text sets it off perfectly. Take care, Bill LikeLike Reply Thank you, my friend. I’m glad to know you. Thanks for commenting. Warmly, Brenda LikeLike Reply Beautiful 🙂 LikeLike Reply Thank you! 😀 LikeLike Reply Very welcome 🙂 made my winter storm woes seem a little easier to deal with. I needed that. LikeLike Reply I’m always happy about the snow in December and grumbling by February. Sometimes sooner. 😉 LikeLike Reply We do the same here as well. 🙂 This year is the ‘sooner’ LOL I love it, watching it come down and transform the not so pretty to prettier-you’d swear I was 9 again. Until I crab about not being able to do donuts in the car because the Redneck will know LOL LikeLike Reply LOL LikeLike ooh yes, i love the jewels and gems in this ) LikeLike Reply She looked so lonely, but so proud. 🙂 LikeLike Reply WOW! Did you get that much snow? LikeLike Reply It was a few inches, but that was when it was fresh, fluffy and turning the world white. 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 Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. 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