Tanka: Shrine

a blue and white whippet sniffing the base of a tree

summer rain
each tree and stone
a shrine
where crofters pray in peace
for this year’s golden harvest

Β© Xenia Tran

Wishing you all a happy Monday and a peaceful new week,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

PI Poetry Prompt: Shrine

Carpe Diem #1848: Harvest

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 two adopted whippets Eivor and Pearl.

28 thoughts on “Tanka: Shrine”

    1. Thank you so much for your kind words dear Denise, it’s such a special time of year 🧑 Wishing you a wonderful day and much love from our house to yours πŸ€—πŸ’– xxx

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  1. Crofting Earth

    Providing Life
    Returning Green

    From Isle of Man
    To Scotland Highlands

    More So Many Tables of
    Plenty Golden Harvesting SMiLes

    Xenia Dog Days Leaving Soon

    Yet Always

    Returning

    Star
    Breath
    LiGHTS
    Wagging New
    Tales BRinG Always
    Beginning New Enjoying
    Warmth Embracing Cold Coming…:)

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  2. Such beautiful words, wonderful Tanka. Your photos so rich with colors, everything flows and is so green. Happy week for you all there! πŸ’šπŸΎπŸŒ»πŸ’š

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    1. Thank you so much for your kind words dear Diana, the rain brought out the lush greens and it felt so refreshing πŸ’šπŸ’¦ A happy week to you and yours too from all of us here! πŸ€—πŸ§‘πŸ΄ xxx

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