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Saturday, June 29, 2013

Haiku Heights #260 ~ Firefly

a nightlight on wings
takes me back to my childhood
firefly memories

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gathering wishes
to join my firefly candle
the joy of summer


©Susie Clevenger 2013


13 comments :

mindlovemisery said...

Oh Susie two beautiful and charming haiku =)

LaTonya Baldwin said...

Susie, I only know fireflies through reading and friends. Thanks for making them real for me. Very lovely.

Siggi in Downeast Maine said...

Thank you...
fireflies, a favorite summer memory for me.
Peace
Siggi

Maggie Grace said...

"a nightlight on wings". That is so amazing and perfect!

Usha Menon said...

Susie, this Haiku is fantastic.

Nanka said...

'Nightlight on wings' is so original!! :) Some joys of childhood and summertimes!! Well said!!

Wordifull Melanie said...

Lovely.

Reshma said...

"Nightlight on wings" is simply beautiful way to describe a firefly... Wonderfully worded haiku Susie :)

Reading Pleasure said...

These re beutiful

WabiSabi said...

A nightlight on wings describes a firefly's who reason for being from a child's perspective! Perfectly delightful.Haiku Heights Firefly

Sania Heba said...

Beautiful! Fireflies make summer 'summer'! :)

rallentanda said...

A little nostagia of childhood summer days..Lovely!

sreeja harikrishnan said...

Such beautiful words!

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