Welcome to week 9 of Haiku Circus, where the prompt is “rose“. Feel free to respond with any haiku based on either the prompt or responses to the prompt.

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141 thoughts on “rose

    1. oneofaclass Post author

      Mark – The idea of this prompt is to build haiku response poems into chains. The easiest way to do this is by building the chain via replies, so one can follow the chain. Linking can not accomplish this. But I’m certainly open to suggestions for other ways to achieve this!

  1. milan rajkumar

    hello oneofaclass ,let me start this chain ,hope you will link πŸ™‚

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    a pressed red rose falls
    reminder of her presence
    unfinished chapter



            1. oneofaclass Post author

              Sorry for the confusion – the chrysanthemum flower (frequently called “mum”) is common at funerals.

              his wandering mind
              prefers the path less traveled
              true poet at heart

              1. milan rajkumar

                true poet at heart
                a search for enlightenment
                never ending spring

                thanks oneofaclass , so many things to learn about the western culture . in my north east corner of india (Manipur ,please google) chrysanthemum flower is symbol of beauty (moon flower) and is used for women’s hair decoration . πŸ™‚


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