TJ’s Household Haiku Challenge Weave & Ancient

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the weaver bird
ancient crafter… weave… its fate
nest… new life to hold

ancient life… many
weave… were weaving experts
cloth to wrap a babe

the weft the warp
to weave an ancient pattern
nature still knows how

love can weave two hearts
the warp runs long… can be endless
weft the ancient bond

a poet can weave
ancient verses found transcribed
poetry of love

love can weave magic
ancient myths… flying carpets
are they fairy tales

© Mick E Talbot 2017/66

ancient still ignored…
nature… holds the secrets
the weaver of all life

Inspired by Olga


TJ’s Household Haiku Challenge Weave & Ancient

Think I add the wrong link first time round?

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21 thoughts on “TJ’s Household Haiku Challenge Weave & Ancient”

          1. You do magic with words ,Mick. You are one rocking institution all by yourself. You really amaze me, you come up with magical lines. Am quite dumbfounded, my friend.

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            1. your words too, magic spells
              of joy, mystery and wonder
              just one, when I read at night
              I know I’ll safely slumber

              to see morning light
              I give a cheer another day
              your magic worked
              the mystical world of poets

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  1. Thanks Ina your words truly appreciated.
    Re the weaver birds, I kept a small colony way back in the 70’s could not induce them to breed. My aviary lacked height, I think. Kind of a coincidence you seeing the nests and me having kept the birds. Amazed you never saw any, as they move/fly around in flocks of thousands, even tens of thousands have been recorded.


  2. Hi Mick. Your poetry is so abundant and full of blooms of divergent thought. I can struggle with just one to get the word weaving right. Ha ha! You are very talented. Thanks for adding my name to the last one. ❤

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