busyness, whirlwind, Mirror Cinquain poem

Original Poetry by Leona J. Atkinson ©2014
(graphic from clker.com)

Three times today the word “busy” came up as I attempted to have conversations with different people. This prompted me to ponder upon why we are all so busy that we seemingly have no time to stop and take a few minutes for a friendly chat.  Thus this poem was written to share my frustrations.

A Time of Release

Haiku about fall, leaves and a time of release

Original Poetry and Photography by Leona J. Atkinson ©2014

As the trees shed their leaves, let us also shed our anxieties, fears, grudges, or any negative thoughts
that might be keeping us from moving forward into a new season.

Haiku Horizons Weekly Challenge–Week #35–Prompt: Release

Treasure Without Measure

  Tanka poem about treasures of heaven based on Matthew 6: 19, 20 scripture

Original Poetry and Photograph by Leona J. Atkinson ©2014
(treasure chest graphic from clker.com)