Thank you, God
For this grasshopper.
Yum, yum, yum.
Red rose bud
Blessed by morning dew
Now, bless world.
Life slips through
Some careless fingers
Like the sand.
Mantis – photo by sulaco229 (Robert) at http://www.rgbstock.com/photo/mCPwDVe/Praying+Mantis+eating+Grasshop
Beauty – photo by Luz Maria Espinoza at http://www.rgbstock.com/photo/mixd096/Pink+rose
Falling – photo by melodi2 (Lee) at http://www.rgbstock.com/photo/mjYBtAY/Sand+in+the+hand
* The haiku I write are lines of 3-5-3 syllables instead of 5-7-5.
See Haiku article here for explanation, if needed: https://thebardonthehill.wordpress.com/2011/08/08/haiku/
© Dennis Lange and thebardonthehill.wordpress.com, 2013.