Rosary Haikus

Rosary Haikus ArtyBee53 (ChelleBee53) Summary: Rosary meditations in the form of the Japanese haiku. The Joyful Mysteries The Annunciation Had Mary said "No,"when Gabriel came to her,she'd not be Mary. The Visitation Like John in the womb,may our hearts leap for joyat the Lord's Presence The Nativity The King of Heaven,born in Earthly poverty,and simplicity. … Continue reading Rosary Haikus

Adaptations I admire the work Charles and Mary Lamb did on "Tales From Shakespeare".  These faithful prose adaptations led me to read at least some of the original plays before I was eleven.   Yes, I admit Ineeded a dictionary, but it was well worth it. On the other hand, I much prefer Emily … Continue reading Adaptations

Juuichi (Excerpted and Modified From an Old Post) Years ago, I developed what can be called a frugal form of poetry called "juuichi" It was definitely inspired by the Japanese haiku. "Juuichi" (pronounced jooitchy), is the Japanese word for eleven.A juuichi is untitled, and has a set number of words rather than syllables. Lines one and five each have only one word, while … Continue reading Juuichi (Excerpted and Modified From an Old Post)