Haiku: St Brigid’s Day

haiku by Xenia Tran and two whippets in the snow on the beach
two whippets in winter jackets on the beach in the snow

st brigid’s day
hand in hand we brace
the snow storm

Β© Xenia Tran

We are deeply honoured and delighted that the above haiku has been included in the World Haiku Series 2021, with a beautiful Japanese translation by Mr Hidenori Hiruta.

two whippets in winter jackets on the beach in the snow

Wishing you all a blessed Imbolc and St Brigid’s Day,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

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Author: whippetwisdom

The stories, poems and photographs on this blog are the original creative work of Xenia Tran. Inspired by life in the Scottish Highlands and in awe of nature she gives voice to the wisdom of her adopted and fostered whippets.

34 thoughts on “Haiku: St Brigid’s Day”

    1. Thank you kindly dear Bella, it was lovely to be out in the snow today πŸ’– Imbolc and St Brigid’s Day are part of the Celtic Calendar and mark the start of the lambing season and new life πŸ€—πŸ’š xxx

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    1. Thank you kindly dear Cathy, Eivor and Pearl really enjoyed themselves and it was so lovely to walk in the snow πŸ˜€πŸ’™ Hope your week got off to a great start too and much love from our house to yours πŸ€—πŸ’–πŸ• xxx

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    1. Thank you so much for your kind words dear Vicky, so lovely you’ve got snow too today! Eivor and Pearl love it and it looks as it will stay for a few more days. Hope you’re keeping safe and warm and much love to you and Tippy from all of us here πŸ€—πŸ’–πŸ• xxx

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  1. St Brigid’s Day
    Gaelic Scottish Irish
    Growing Days of Light
    For Early Spring on February 1st

    Ah Yes.. Snow In Scotland
    Spring Feel coming More

    Yet in Florida


    Comes in February

    too as T-Shirts Without
    Jackets At Night Are February

    Common Indeed And the Day

    Oh The Light Coming Back
    Now For Colors of Flowers More..:)

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