Winter

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finally

frost stops birds trilling

Winter’s here

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and a sweet tune by Bjork called ‘Frosti’ to accompany the photo and haiku

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Joining Ronovan’s Haiku Challenge

and our Weekly Photo Challenge

Four of us had fun creating the list for this challenge. You can leave a link to your WINTER photo post in the Comments on Rainbow Jane’s blog; Nana Cathy’s blog (she usually posts on Tuesdays);Β Melissa’s blog, she has a super busy life and posts when she can; or in the comments for this post.

I will sweep them all up for a Review on Sunday sometime after 9am GMT.

If you would like to join the list as a regular contributor then let NanaCathy know and she will post your blog address each week along with all our other regulars.

Next week’s prompt is

STITCH

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46 responses to “Winter

  1. This picture and haiku is lovely.

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  2. Beautiful photo Daffy, and a great haiku too. πŸ™‚

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  5. Lovely photo and haiku. πŸ™‚

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  6. Winter is behaving strangely but like you I grabbed my camera last week when the rain cleared and the temperatures dropped. Thanks for hosting the challenge, my contribution is https://digwithdorris.wordpress.com/2016/01/29/52-week-photo-challenge-winter

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  7. Hiya Sandra and all photo friends! Here is my contribution to this weeks challenge. Working tonight but will pop on over to one and all tomorrow to see your lovely pics. Have a happy Friday πŸ™‚ http://thearanartisan.com/2016/01/29/farewell-to-winter/

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  8. Lovely combination of haiku and photo (as usual). Loved the Bjork video––what a mellifluous sound. Thanks for sharing. πŸ™‚ xx

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  9. This is fabulous! I can almost feel the frost! Your haiku is lovely, also. I love Bjork – my daughter saw her in concert and absolutely had the best time. Perfect complement to your photo.

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  10. Such a beautiful picture, almost Christmassy, to me. Very well captured..xxx

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  11. Just saying hello Sandra as your response was instant !πŸ’šπŸ’›β€οΈπŸ’œπŸ’™

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    • Hi Roz, the link did not work, but I have changed it so that it does. Great to have another entry combining the Haiku and Photo – it often seems impossible at first but you did a grand job!

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  12. No frost here I’m afraid to say, just rain, rain, rain! What is this that you have photographed? It’s so familiar but I can’t name it. Beautiful macro and the haiku suits it perfectly.

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  14. I love to see how frost makes otherwise average looking things look so beautiful. ❄️

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  15. Waking up to the first frost is a sure sign of winter.

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  16. Beautiful wintry image and Haiku!

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  17. I love your winter photo Sandra – and realised when I came to look at mine that I hadn’t taken any close ups this time. I could have used an older one, but I wanted it to be topical and relate to this winter. But I have been prompt with all the prompts this time – and no knots! Hurrah! Here is mine: https://ramblinginthegarden.wordpress.com/2016/01/26/winter-haiku/

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  19. Here comes my winter post as back up Sandra. Cheers Denis.
    https://haikuhound.wordpress.com/2015/07/21/on-the-trail/

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  20. Great haiku and a fantastic wintry image.

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  21. Love the photograph. We’ve hardly even had frost here.

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  22. Glad you are having some winter… we are back to the wind and rain.

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