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Monday Morning #Haiku — Celebrating its 100th Week!

To mark this special occasion, here are the three haiku and accompanying images to have earned the highest number of likes since I started this regular Monday Morning slot. 


Haiku 57 — Desert Flowers [Image (c) Cindy Knoke]

42 likes / 19 comments

Cindy Knoke Desert Flowers

Girls in pink gymslips
Fragile desert flowers bloom
Brief moments captured


Haiku 58 — Pheasants

40 likes / 9 comments

Cock and Hen Pheasants

Feathers to dazzle
Cock pheasants show off to hens
Springtime wooing game


Haiku 63 — Cactus Flower

38 likes / 17 comments

Epiphyllum Cactus Flower

Cactus springs surprise
Red desert flower bursts forth
Large as dinner plate

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16 thoughts on “Monday Morning #Haiku — Celebrating its 100th Week!

  1. Congratulations Sarah – 100 weeks now that’s commitment – I don’t know how you manage to write so well every week!

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    • Thank you, Andrea. That’s very kind of you. I love writing haiku and sharing my little meditations with others, hopefully to cheer them. This was the original reason I started my blog, but then I sort of branched out into posting other stuff as well, as I got to know more and more people in the blogging community.

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  2. Well done on the 100, Sarah. I always enjoy your Monday haikus. These are all so special. 🙂

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  3. They are all well written and the photos are beautiful too.

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  4. I am blown away and honored by your kindness Sarah. Thank you so much my friend!

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    • I felt honoured having the chance to write a haiku to go with one of your lovely photographs, Cindy. And what an exciting thing to discover that our combined creativity earned the largest number of likes and comments. Perhaps we can do another collaboration soon. Maybe something with those lovely hummingbirds, eagles, or hawks.


  5. Just as lovely the second time around.

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  6. A wonderful achievement Sarah! Many congratulations on your 100th Monday Morning Haiku! I do so enjoy your beautiful photos and haikus which always match so perfectly. A gorgeous oasis to refresh and delight in blogland 🙂 I’m sorry I’ve missed so many of your posts, I’m emerging here slowly. But I did want to let you know I am still here and to say how much I look forward to your posts dearest friend 🙂 xxxx

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    • Dearest Sherri, I’m so pleased that you see my Monday morning haiku special in such a positive light 🙂 We all need an oasis to refresh and delight in, amidst all the stresses and strains of life. Like you, I’ve probably missed some wonderful posts when I’ve been on my sabbaticals from blogland but always almost everybody has been here on my return to welcome me back, as I’m sure they are with you! Love and hugs, Sarah xxxx

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  7. Congratulations, Sarah! Way to go!
    Is it your cactus in bloom?

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