Posted in Haiku, October 2019

In the Western Sky

Sunset 10-31-19
Sunset 10-31-19

In lavender blue

October fades with the

Waxing Crescent Moon


Posted in Haiga, Haiku, March 2015

Last Night

Waxing Moon--Venus--Haiku
Original Poetry and Photograph by Leona J. Atkinson ©2015

Sorry the picture is not very good.  Sigh….I wish I had a really good camera to capture some of the amazing sights I see!  I was so excited to see this moon and bright star last night (which I later found out was Venus) but quite disappointed that I could not take a good picture of it.   For more information and better picture visit