Standard Posted by Brenda Davis Harsham Posted on December 26, 2013 Posted under Poetry Comments 43 Comments Cabbage-Iris Haiku summer blooms faded vivid winter iris glows some consolation Copyright 2013 Brenda Davis Harsham Ways to Share this:EmailPrintMoreTwitterTumblrPinterestPocketFacebookGoogleLinkedInRedditLike this:Like Loading... Related bloomfairy talefriendly fairy talehaikuirispoemPoetrysummerwinter Post navigation ← Making Spirits Bright Winter’s Jewels Haiku → 43 thoughts on “Cabbage-Iris Haiku” How lovely and stunning. Have a great start to 2014 LikeLike Reply Thanks, and you, too!! LikeLike Reply I’m awarding you The Blog of the Year Award! No obligation to accept, I understand if you don’t. For details, you can view my post http://wp.me/p41c99-qj Happy New Year! Peace, Sage LikeLike Reply Thank you! How wonderful of you. I’ll come check it out soon! Happy New Year!! Brenda LikeLike Reply You’re welcome! I was hoping I wouldn’t overwhelm you because you get so many 😉 LikeLike Reply I do seem to attract them. LOL I can’t be too upset about it. It makes me happy, but I would be doing too many award postings if I didn’t group them. I keep trying to make posting thanks take less time, and give more time to new writing. I hope to not offend in the process, but I am truly grateful, so I hope I do not offend. I wish you a very joyous new year!! Brenda LikeLike Reply I’ve grouped them myself, it only makes sense, so no offense here, just glad to make you happy 🙂 LikeLike Reply #Yes! – & + cancel each other out… lol The ‘pinkness’ is #Stunning and usually makes everything better… 😀 ML xx LikeLike Reply Definitely, girl power! LikeLike Reply *batters lashes and thinks of rainbows* LikeLike Reply Silky scarves and flirty hems… LikeLike Reply I think there are some colorful consolations, the skies seem brighter, there are the holly berries and always, those indoor poinsettias of pink, red and white that seem to cheer me up! This was a special photo and very nice haiku, too! LikeLike Reply Thanks! I look for color where I find it. My tree is always good for that until I take it down. 🙂 Hope your Christmas was merry! Happy New Year! Warmly, Brenda LikeLike Reply lovely 🙂 LikeLike Reply aww, very much a consolation! beautiful photo. LikeLike Reply Thanks! Not much color to find this time of year. 🙂 LikeLike Reply I love this picture! I believe you’ve used it before, and I still love it! LikeLike Reply I have had a picture of cabbage up before, but it was a bit different. 🙂 A little less iris-like. 🙂 Good memory! It might well have been the same cabbage plant, though. I’m glad you like it. 🙂 LikeLike Reply This is very pretty;) I hope you are having a wonderful holiday season;) LikeLike Reply Thanks!! So far, so peaceful and joyful! Hope you are enjoying a magical week, too! Brenda LikeLike Reply a bit of beauty shines through LikeLike Reply Always, beauty is there, waiting for us to notice. 🙂 LikeLike Reply A lovely ‘consolation.’ Blessings ~ Wendy LikeLike Reply Thanks! Today everything is covered with powder, and I can’t wait to go out and take more pictures. 🙂 LikeLike Reply Hope you are enjoying a magical day! Warmly, Brenda LikeLike Reply So So Pink!!! LikeLike Reply A splash of summer here in the winter. 🙂 LikeLike Reply Something is wrong here. Usually it’s raining but it was 70 today. We are in a drought!! We could grow that pink cabbage here today…. LikeLike Reply We were in a drought in the fall. The soil was powdery dry. I hope your Christmas didn’t involve another 48 hour shift! LikeLike Reply I actually was off on Christmas. I wish you a belated Merry Christmas and an early Happy New Year! LikeLike Reply Happy, happy Holidays!! Hope your Christmas was great! We had fun here. 🙂 LikeLike The great thing is, I at the last minute found out I am off this coming week. I had forgotten that I had asked for it. LikeLike Woo-hoo, great way to start the year! LikeLike Brenda, that plant is so beautiful. Thank you. Bill LikeLike Reply Thanks, I’ve always thought ornamental cabbage so plain, but they are very beautiful close up, aren’t they? Thanks for commenting, my friend! Warmly, Brenda LikeLike Reply Wow this certainly doesn’t look like cabbage more like a lovely flower! Hope your Christmas was wonderful~! LikeLike Reply Yes, thanks, my Christmas was wonderful. Yours looked full of love. The one with the red heart berries looked a bit tumultuous. I hope your Christmas was beautiful! LikeLike Reply Wow. I have never seen one of those. Great picture! LikeLike Reply LOL, Thanks! I was amazed at how much like an iris my photo of an ornamental cabbage was… The rest was imagination. LikeLike Reply And I thought I knew something of flowers… 😉 LikeLike Reply I’m sure you do! I am still surprised by them myself, sometimes. 🙂 LikeLike Reply nice LikeLike Reply Thanks! 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. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.