Posts tagged ‘August’

August 30, 2019

Tri-haiku XXIII (August)

by Jem Croucher

The comfort of a
quiet morning in summer
August in England

Writing at first light
and then, as the sun rises
Chorus of the dawn

Welcomes in the day
as I do in readiness
with August sunshine

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August 24, 2019

This time last year

by Jem Croucher

This time last year in August
we were flyng to Croatia
heading Adriatic way
with a dosage of asphasia

In French I am quite fluent
Greek and Spanish understood
and we’d manage with Italian
I’m pretty sure we could

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August 21, 2019

Raining in August

by Jem Croucher

This year we decided
not to travel to sun
but enjoy it at home for a change
But perhaps that decision
now with some derision
with hindsight, we should rearrange

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August 1, 2019

August

by Jem Croucher

12 of 12 in the Jemverse ’12 months II’ series

And as we settle to this lovely heat
I find myself in summer sun
Relishing these warming days
filled with things that speak of fun

Through and through a summer person
I could live the year like this
as days of warming sunshine
are to me ones filled with bliss

Days are a little shorter now
but the sun’s intensity
could stay and keep the summer
here in perpetuity

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August 18, 2018

Too hot for the beach

by Jem Croucher

It’s too hot for the beach I think
so in the garden I will stay
relaxing in the sunshine
on this August Saturday

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August 17, 2018

Heat (haiku)

by Jem Croucher

Sunshine glows golden
The summer of August shines
and heat continues

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August 1, 2017

Twelve months eight

by Jem Croucher

This poem starts a series
that will run through the year
A new one when the first
of every month is drawing near
And August starts it off
as it seemed the thing to do
No better place than summer
to begin a series, new

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August 18, 2016

Heat Shimmer

by LuAnne Holder

heat shimmer

The vine simmers
In August’s heated temper

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September 1, 2015

Autumn’s song

by Jem Croucher

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I’m not discounting summer
although August is now gone
For September days bring welcome rays
before the Autumn’s song

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August 25, 2014

Bank Holiday

by Jem Croucher

It’s Bank Holiday Monday
And it’s raining outside
But that was the forecast
So we’re not that surprised

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August 20, 2014

Browner

by Jem Croucher

 

In July when working
It was thirty-five plus
But now August it’s cooler
And I don’t want to fuss

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December 3, 2013

Haiku: Fond recollections

by Devina

Cerulean skies,

Sultry August days alive

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