Birds do mate for life. How lovely to incorporate the seasons into eternal love.
I love this haiku, very beautiful, refreshingly simple...I admire how you suffuse the seasons in your haiku, I believe it'a Japanese tradition to do so.
Helen I love Blue willow...great post my friend...hugs and smiles Gl♥ria
Hi Helen! Oh, I do love the Blue Willow and have a large set of it and a few pieces of the pink. Be a sweetie,Shelia;)
Helen, it's a great haiku that tells the entire story in a few words.
I love reading ... Haiku and you have captured the beauty and the soul of the scene in such beautiful syllables....awesome :)
This plate has got people putting some lovely pieces on their blogs. This is another one simple warm and calm
Beautiful haiku, Helen!
Great job - I may ask you for help when my GS needs to do one in school next year. Those are hard to do.sandie
Hi Helen :)Fist off I hope you are feeling better! You have been on my mind. I love our Haiku! I used to write it... I don't know why I stopped.Thanks for the compliment on my diaper cakes... *Grin* Take care there ok?~Rainey~
Helen, this was wonderful. A perfect little haiku.
Enjoy your weekend dear Helen!
This is a lovely haiku, Helen. It is perfect for the willow plate image! Have a good weekend!
Hi Helen,I do hope that you are feeling good and healing. I didn't realize that you had surgery until I looked through your posts that I have missed. Please take care of yourself.hugsSissie
I love haikus. They rarely disappoint. Yours is no exception - simply lovely.
a wonderful haiku...lovers forever speaks to the hopeful romantic in me. great magpie!
Ahhhh, so beautiful and romantic!Hope your healing quickly....Happy weekend!
I love this!!! I'd never really look closely at a Blue Willow plate till nows ... and wow! There ARE birds on it!!!Great Magpie!!!
A perfect haiku..Christine
Beautiful haiku ... love the blue willow also. Happy weekend ...TTFN ~ Marydon
I love the simplicity and honesty of your posts. I think sometime I might try too hard. I always love coming to visit your blog. :)
Helen, this is a wonderful haiku. They are so difficult, and you've said so much in these 3 lines. laurie
I really like that pattern also blue onion..I see you like the horses..Enjoy this Sunday..yvonne
Oh the brevity of haikubut the enjoyment is hugeloved this
Beautiful soaring souls --Joanny
Lovely haiku - holds the legend!
I love those plates! Your haiku fits beautifully! Enjoy the wonderful weather we are having.
beautiful haiku. and i love the kayaks you took a photo of. thank you helen for your kindness, i appreciate your words so much. i'm going to see your poetry now.♥ lori
Short and sweet..a lovely haiku..tells it all!
Frozen in time, not having to see all the turmoil Asia has had, living, flying...forever.I thought your haiku captured their story perfectly.
short but lovely and powerful!
This is so lovely!
I love haiku! I think people forget the power a few words can have.
What a beautiful Haiku, Helen..a lovely love story...hugsshakira
Helen,5,7,5 Says it all without hyperbole.That's what I love about Haikusrel
Perfect haiku for this magpie prompt!