Tuesday, October 4, 2016

sunbirds peck

Carpe Diem Special (2nd guest) Kala Ramesh's "sunbirds peck"


Kala Ramesh

howling wind —
an autumn note within
the bamboo flute

© Kala Ramesh


sunbirds peck
the tumbling river notes . . .
evening raga

© Kala Ramesh *

* Previously published--A Hundred Gourds, 2:3, June 2013

in the chapel
the murmured prayers resonate
in tune with the birds

© Chèvrefeuille

humming
as the nectar is sipped
peck of a sunbird

©  petra domina

Thanks to Chèvrefeuille for daily prompts on 

CARPE DIEM HAIKU KAI





4 comments:

  1. Very relaxing image ... love hummingbirds :)

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    1. In reading about the sunbird the article noted they are relatives of the hummingbird! That their wings are used in the same was of hummers.

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