Aug 23, 2010

Festival

This week's prompt at Haiku-Heights is Festival, which may be used in the poem, and/or evoked in other ways. Here's what I cooked up for over lunch:


Best end to bad drought:
Thunderclaps electric and
Festivals of rain.

9 comments:

gospelwriter said...

yes, the rainy season must be made as welcome as any other - I could hear the thunder clapping in your post... nice!

Christine said...

Thank you, gospelwriter! So nice to hear from you!

Rumya said...

Nice Haiku!!
Yes, welcome to the rains!! :)

Nanka said...

Very good Haiku.
Can feel the thunder and lightening before the rains...

Christine said...

Thanks, Rumya and Nanka; I'm glad you enjoyed my haiku. :-) I look forward to reading your poems, too. I'm so glad I joined the online community. :-)

Jingle said...

with the temperature in my place 101 F,
yes, festivals of rain is cool to have!

Christine said...

Nice to hear from you, Jingle. Yes, there is nothing like cold hard rain in the heat of summer!

Tilly Bud said...

'festivals of rain' - delicious!

Christine said...

Thank you, Tilly Bud!