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Poem Details | by Susan Ashley
Categories: beauty, life, nature, river, water, youth,

Waterfalls of Expectations

spilling mother’s milk
Nature’s bounty feeds her child -
river’s youth fades fast

Susan Ashley
April 29, 2020

~ Fourth Place ~
Premiere Contest: Hi-Ku (5)
Sponsor: Brian Strand

Poem Details | by Paul Callus
Categories: remember, water,

A Water Haiku

the village pump-
in a gurgle
my childhood
- - - - - - - - - - - - Contest hosted by Mick Talbot

Poem Details | by Paul Callus
Categories: sensual, water,

Water Themed Haiku

waves curling over
a shallow barrier reef
wanton overtures
------------------------ Contest: Water Themed Haiku Sponsor: Tania Kitchin Placed 3rd 14th August 2018

Poem Details | by Anne-Lise Andresen
Categories: drink, water,

- Haiku X 123 - Water -

Small drops ... mouth running
                            molecules in the bottle
                          Moan of blood and sweat

Sun :) - A-L Andresen :)
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Poem Details | by Andrea Dietrich
Categories: nature


a sky darkened to grape lying in stillness. . . . a lake of wine the lake mirrors wisps of twilight’s clouds above - a lilac trail on the lilac trail full white moon a face glitters on water deep purple water moon in pomegranate sky. . . . reflecting

Poem Details | by Laura Mckenzie
Categories: nature, seasons

Gifts From the Creek

Nature’s euphony   
Water trickling over stones
Lucid  hues beam spring

Poem Details | by Warren Doll
Categories: beach, sea, water,


sea glass shines

123 or 321 modified form haiku for contest. 9/26/2018

Poem Details | by Millard Lowe
Categories: analogy, imagery, metaphor, nature, rain, simile, water,

Haiku Triad

Monitoring self,
nature made her decisions:
disaster rained down…

The water rose—
Life sank beneath the level;
hope floated above…

Like Noah, we wait…
flooding water standing still—
Vultures roost on wires.

Poem Details | by P.M. Richter
Categories: identity, spiritual,

Wishing Well

I am the river
not this bucket of water 
attached to a rope

Poem Details | by Line Gauthier
Categories: devotion, inspirational love, prayer, religious, river, spiritual, spring, water,


sung buddhist prayers
released afloat spring rivers
    a skyward mist

AP: Honorable Mention 2020

Submitted on March 5, 2018 for contest HAIKU, THEME: WATER  sponsored by MICK TALBOT

Poem Details | by Mark Toney
Categories: fish, garden, nature, peace, poetry, water,

Haiku Kvf

koi pond quietude
values and tones of zen stones
find repose and peace

Poem Details | by Tania Kitchin
Categories: flower, nature,

Waterlily Erupts

murky pond water
carpeted by waterlily~
lotus explosion

Poem Details | by Maureen Mcgreavy
Categories: bird, sky, water,

Splendor Thirst

swallows between worlds

           ripples streaking mirrored clouds ~

                    drinking on the wing


Poem Details | by Carol Sunshine Brown
Categories: nature, peace, uplifting,

Haiku 25

shining through darkness
light shimmering on water
reflection of moon
Entry: "Any Poem goes~" contest of P.D. Written by: Carol Brown 3rd Place Winner

Poem Details | by Kp Nunez
Categories: beach, beautiful, body, color, imagery, nature, summer,

Summer Haiku

pink shells on brown hand
     as blue water lap white sands
           keen contrast of colors

15 April 2015
Picture Perfect Haiku #2
Sponsor: SKAT A

Poem Details | by Dom- X-
Categories: boat, sea,

Sea World

under water guide
adventures of Jacques Cousteau
life Under the Sea


Poem Details | by Robert Heemstra
Categories: food,

7 Up

water with sparkle
my un cola memories
a Seven Up kid

Poem Details | by Carolyn Devonshire
Categories: natural disasters


volcano erupts

beachside village in peril --

    monster 'neath the waves

water wall rises

tsunami washes ashore --

     souls float on blue tide

*For Rick's "Flowing Water" Haiku Contest

Poem Details | by Moom Rahaman
Categories: cry, sea, water,

I Am the Sea

Salts are in my tears
Salts are in my sweat,
You ought to call me Sea.

Poem Details | by Andrea Dietrich
Categories: allegory

Love Falls Like Water

love falls like water our time on earth a whirlpool - the circle of life
Inspired by John Freeman's Poetry Contest: "The Precept: Nature's Haiku"

Poem Details | by Sara Kendrick
Categories: weather, winter,

Winter's Cold

winter's cold water stained brown runs swollen away.... solid gray clouds hang

Poem Details | by Raul Moreno
Categories: nature

Water Strider

Dancing on water,
With swirls of blissful motion;
Aquatic ballet.

Poem Details | by Jack Jordan
Categories: nature,

Haiku 59

Haiku 59
	black lake water
	shy yellow lotus buds
	next week’s flowers
	black lake water
	yellow flowers’ reflections
	bumblebees hover

Poem Details | by Tom Cunningham
Categories: nature, water,

Niagara Falls

five of the great lakes
flowing to niagara  ~
awesome waterfall  ~

Poem Details | by P.M. Richter
Categories: courage, freedom, heaven,


thrashing cold water
a fish leaps... 
embraced in the sun

Poem Details | by Md Johnson
Categories: nature,


Still water surface
Casting back painted sketches
Of nature’s muses

Poem Details | by Gert W. Knop
Categories: animals

Unkenruf,Call of Toads,Grito De Sapos

Auf stillem Wasser
So im sanften Mondlicht
Der Ruf der Unken

On quiet water
There in the gentle moonlight
The call of the toads

De agua tranquilo
En suave luz de la luna
Los gritod de sapos

Poem Details | by Brandee Augustus
Categories: nature

All Rivers Run Through It

soft flowing liquid
clear and crisp living water
running through the Earth

Poem Details | by Gert W. Knop
Categories: nature

Lotus Blossom

Lotusblüte / Lotos Blossom / Flor de loto  

Einsam erstrahlend
Über dunkelstem Wasser
die Lotusblüte

Solitary shine
Atop the darkest water
The lotus blossom

Solitaria brilla
Encima del agua más oscura
La flor de loto

Poem Details | by Sandra Haight
Categories: beautiful, blue, nature,

Haiku - Heaven

cove framed by glaciers blue water, ice, peaceful sky- heaven surrounds me February 18, 2016 Premiere Contest: Hi-Ku (2) Sponsor: Brian Strand

Poem Details | by Orlando Leach Jr.
Categories: love, music, wedding, wife

Water Dance

Dance with me darling
like the periodic waves
and end with passion.

Poem Details | by Winged Warrior
Categories: color, sky, water,

Tropical Skies - Haiku

lavender~ aqua saffron~ crimson and celeste hanging loose above Sept.23.2018 Haiku in the Tropics Sponsored by: Julia Ward Placed 1'st Premiere Contest Sept.28.2018

Poem Details | by Gregory Richard Barden
Categories: day, metaphor, nature, sea, water,

Haiku - Bashful

~   daylight... due her nap -

               kissed the bashful sea's rough cheek... 

                              as he blushed crimson   ~

~ 3rd Place ~  in the "Haiku No Titles Theme Nature" Poetry Contest, Mick Talbot, Sponsor.

Poem Details | by Michael J. Falotico
Categories: passion

Rain and Love

standing in nature

pouring rain splashes on us

water mixed in love

Poem Details | by Christi Kopp
Categories: nature

Summer Treat

Earth, sun, and water
Like home made ice cream sundae
Melting together