Ligo Haibun Challenge Photo Challenge: Footfall on a forest floor and then stillness. breath swirls in the cold air. movement ahead.stillness shifts to an inner place.pure being. at one with the prey.arrow unleashed finds soft flesh. gratitude offered, a prayer for the fallen. totem left to appease the gods in spirit we move dancing our … Continue reading Life is a Dance
Haibun Thinking This week I have gone with a 'Quote Prompt' late in the week and an apology to all group members for not getting round to reading your entries...crazy busy week about to get even busier...I may be Awol for a few days but will try and get round all the work at some … Continue reading At the Heart of the Matter
Late to the party this week folks but here is my entry. FILM QUOTE: “Don’t forget – I’m just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her.” – Notting Hill ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ He sat in the diner looking as if he were about to slide under the table...a cool kinda angle....arm … Continue reading One Love
Ligo Haibun Challenge~ Quote Week Here are the two choices presented this week. 'If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.' Lao Tzu 'Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.' Lao Tzu ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The groove was strong. Late night drumming. No rules here. No leader. Twelve … Continue reading Where’s the one?
Haibun Thinking~ Freestyle Prompt One step forward. Then a breath. Another step. Another breath. So it goes. Walking mindfully. Just do. Breath and movement as one. Nourishment for the body and for the soul. Nowhere to go. Only here. Just be. Walk with intention to nourish the deepest parts Do be do be do
Ligo Haibun Challenge~Word Prompt Temple/Empty ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Breathing in I watch the snow fall. Breathing out I watch the snow fall. All around me is white and pure. A new moment sparkling in my awareness. That which was dark is now light. Miraculous and yet quite normal. It's funny how my feeling empty has a heaviness … Continue reading Still Here!
Haibun Thinking: Art Week I am doing everything in my power to soften around the edges. To allow the vulnerability that sits at my core to just be there. To feel without self recrimination the pain that is present. Not to judge. Not to measure. Just to allow. To witness. As I would a cloud … Continue reading Matters of the heart
Literature Prompt: Gathering her brows like gathering storm, Nursing her wrath to keep it warm Robert Burns ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The sound of the bagpipes arouses in me an old and familiar feeling. Here amongst these brother and sister Celts I am at home. The Haggis is now piped in and ready to be addressed thus: Fair … Continue reading Burns Night
Ligo Haibun Challenge - Image (snowflake) Serenity. Mystic crystals glimmer in the sun. There is a hint of blue on the white ground. Sky reflected upon earth. Such peace. You can hear the silence. Feel it echoing at your core. Many feet have fallen, one step after another here. Over many eons. Not a trace … Continue reading Sparkle
Welcome to another Friday with a new Līgo Haibun Challenge! The prompt words this week are: Siberia or South America. As always, choose one for your haibun. And in this prompt, we’d like the word included in the haibun. ~~~~~~~~~ Sometimes there's just nothing. Staring silently at South America and Siberia. Nothing. No inspiration. No … Continue reading block