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Thursday, January 7, 2010

Last night.

a candle
hides this night's darkness
the tea steams

14 comments:

fourwindshaiga said...

Sounds wonderful!
Amazing that such a few words can create such peace.

Frank Williams said...

A very evocative haiku...

Nancy Bea Miller said...

Terrific...I can see the steam rising! Thanks for joining in the fun at Haiku Bones.

Robin said...

Love the feeling this haiku creates within me. Thanks.

Devika said...

look at it, steam has its tea!

second candle
burnt out - tea cup empty
just silence

just felt like adding my bit, Magyar...hope you don't mind! :)

wishes,
devika

Magyar said...

__Not at all, Dev, add as you will, and as a note, I really like your -Winter Warming-. _m

Devika said...

thank you Magyar :)

wishes,
devika

Talon said...

"hides the night's darkness" - what beautiful imagery.

And now I've got to go and make a cup of tea :)

John McDonald said...

I agree most evocative
john

Lorraine said...

a very cozy haiku :)

Benjamin Dean said...

I like your profile shot. Very Holmes-ian. I need to get a pipe. I'm not sure I could pull it off. I suppose I would have to start smoking first. Life is so complicated.

Artist Victoria O'Neill said...

just read all of your haikus, again. love em.

Tumblewords: said...

Lovely visual. Cozy, comforting and very creative!

T.Migratorius said...

Oh, this is perfect...