Tuesday, June 4, 2013

HuMP DaY Haiku - Mina's Art

Hanging with the kids
Minor guise while parents gone
Comes with it's rewards

Lucky to hang with my great niece (7 1/2)  and nephew (1 1/2) Monday night while Mom and Dad were at a work dinner. We had a pizza dinner, a walk around the block and were rewarded with delightful smiles and the art Mina drew based on a picture in Carla Sonheims "Drawing Lab for Mixed Media Artists". We both love that book. I left my wacky flowers with her.

Mina's art was created by a pencil drawing outlined in black marker, and colored in with oil pastels and colored pencil. Aren't I lucky to own it?

I have found that creating a haiku (non rhyming poem with 5 - 7 - 5 syllables per line) feeds my soul. I especially like creating them to go with my photos and art. 
Would you like to share a haiku you have written?  
You may include a haiku in the comments, OR you may copy your blog post url (featuring a haiku) and add a link to your blog using Mr. Linky. Consider visiting other contributors blogs to see what they've created and say hello. 


Gloria in CA said...

Oops sorry. I haven't posted yet I don't know why I signed in. Awesome Haiku Helen and how wonderful that you had some quality time. I'm in pain right now. I fell down 3 stairs and landed on my arthritic knees and then the rose bushes scratched me all up and then for the final fall, the side of my hip hit the edge of the last step. That hurt. Nothing broken though but it did make me cry. Take care. Thanks.

Gloria in CA said...

Hi. The second entry is the right one.

Martha Kasper said...

What a wonderful drawing!
This is my second week joining and I am loving haiku. Hopefully I will get better as it as i write more!

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