Posted in Haiku, Haiku Horizons Weekly Prompt, November 2017

Forest Fire


Years of life gone

With one careless act

Lone log remains


Haiku Horizons Weekly Challenge Week#194 Prompt: Log

This prompt caused me to remember the terrible fires in Oregon this year. So much destruction was caused by one careless act.

Boy, 15, charged in devastating Oregon wildfire

Posted in Haiku, Haiku Horizons Weekly Prompt, October 2017

Tree Treat

Madrone Tree
On a city street

Discovering a new tree

Accidental Treat


While walking downtown today looking to find a pizza place we’d never been to my grandson spotted a Madrone Tree planted near the sidewalk. I had read about Madrone Trees but never had the opportunity to see one, so this was an unexpected treat for me! 

Read more about the beautiful Madrone Tree HERE

Haiku Horizons Weekly Challenge Week#192 Prompt:Treat