South Padre Island

South Padre Island

Monday, July 11, 2016

silently

Carpe Diem Special #214 Mandarin Duck by Buson

Mandarin Ducks

mandarin duck -
rain falls silently
from an oak 

© Yosa Buson (1716-1783)

feathered tip
floats silently painting
watery ripples
©  petra domina

Thanks to Chèvrefeuille for daily prompts on 

CARPE DIEM HAIKU KAI

10 comments:

  1. Love your take on the painting!

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  2. Hari OM
    reflected beautifully! YAM xx

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    1. Blessings,
      Thanks for your kind comment, janice xx

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  3. What a lovely painting!! I saw a video the other day with these exotic ducks swimming in slow motion, rising and hugging and ducking their heads back into the water. I took photos from the tv screen wondering if I could write about it some day...you just did!!

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