The Lighter Side of JzB

Here you will find photos, poetry, and possibly some light-hearted foolishness. For the Heavier Side
of JzB
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Every day visits*
From Moose, Goose, and Orb Weaver
All seized by Haiku


"Why moose and goose?" you may ask. Back on 2/04/13 Pirate wrote a haiku with an elk in it, and I responded with
one with a moose and then included him every day. A few days later in comments Mystic asked "Where's the goose?"
So I started including her with this post on 2/07. A week later on the 14th, Mark Readfern
asked for and received a spider. The rest is history.

*Well, most days, anyway. Grant me a bit of poetic license.

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Carpe Diem #274, Silent Heart

I feel a quiet longing in this music that never quite reaches the level of desperation, though perhaps it should.  Here is a trio of "silent heart" responses.


 ~ 1 ~

the silent heart
love that dare never speak
its name

~ 2 ~

i watch you
so pure and chaste from afar
but not in my dreams

~ 3 ~

its language
not so hard to understand
if you listen

~:~

Carpe Diem #274, Silent Heart

11 comments:

  1. a lovely set. I especially admire #1

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  2. its language
    not so hard to understand
    if you listen

    If only one gets to be aware and sensitive. Lots of things can be understood! Nicely JzB!

    Hank

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  3. To enjoy the world and life around you it's a 'must' to listen to your heart in deep silence.

    deep silence
    listening to my heartbeat
    silent adoration

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  4. expressive
    trio of haiku
    silent heart

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  5. this was a great set... all three little masterpieces

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  6. It would be interesting, I think, to see your dreams...

    Silent Heart

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    1. bring 3D glasses and a big tub of pop corn

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  7. I especially l like the first one. As a lesbian, I'm often not sure whether someone I'm interested in shares my orientation--and it can be dangerous to ask.

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  8. thanks, friends
    it's great to hear from all of you

    Cheers!
    JzB

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  9. Wonderful set. Quite thought-provoking.

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  10. Beautiful thoughts, JzB. Kristjaan, how beautiful!

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