Posts tagged ‘pretty’

September 27, 2021

Pretty Sails

by Jem Croucher
Nestling in the harbour
at the yacht club yesterday
a jolly pretty sailboat
I espied whilst on my way

So I made a little detour
across the Adur Ferry Bridge
so that I could take a photo
as a special privilege

May 18, 2021

Pink and Lovely

by Jem Croucher
I'm not a horticulturalist
so I've really not a clue
about the name this flowering shrub
has here, I'd say, do you?

But one thing I am certain of
with n'er a pause to think
is that its really lovely
with its many flowers of pink

May 10, 2021

Ivy leafed Toadflax

by Jem Croucher
Ivy leafed Toadflax
growing on the wall
pink and really pretty
as the Springtime comes to call
Delicate its flowers
as it spreads this time of year
it's great to see it growing there
to bring some daily cheer

January 21, 2015

The Power of Words – a series of haiku

by Swann Lavender

She asked her mother,
“Am I pretty?” The answer —
“It doesn’t matter.”

She took that as a
“No.” Fragile confidence hurled
crashing to the floor.

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