Haiku Friday – Harp & Clear

9 Oct

Hello everyone! Happy Haiku Friday! This week’s prompt words are Harp and Clear. The words were provided by Ron of RonovanWrites. Ronovan is a writer and poet and he also does author interviews and much more. You can read some of his poetry and fiction pieces on his blog. He also hosts RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Poetry Prompt Challenge every Monday. Anyone can participate and he even teaches you what haiku poetry is and how to write it if you don’t already know.


Mellifluous Sounds

by Vashti Quiroz-Vega

Crystalline and Soothing

Sweet Angels’ lullaby

Heavenly harp plays

haiku-angel-The Writer Next Door

Illustrated by Phoenix Lu (null on DeviantART)

49 Responses to “Haiku Friday – Harp & Clear”

  1. edwinasepisodes October 9, 2015 at 10:48 am #

    What a beautiful Haiku and the image is so perfectly matched to it too. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Annette Rochelle Aben October 9, 2015 at 12:17 pm #

    A joy! Love it.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Greg October 9, 2015 at 12:37 pm #

    That is beautiful. And I love the image you paired it with, Vashti.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. olganm October 9, 2015 at 2:10 pm #

    Gorgeous. You know I’m with you on the angel front. Have a lovely weekend!

    Liked by 1 person

  5. stacilys October 9, 2015 at 2:26 pm #

    Lovely Vashti. Nice to go into the weekend with.
    Have a lovely one.
    🙂 ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Al The Author October 9, 2015 at 3:20 pm #

    Mellifluous, indeed!

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Elizabeth October 9, 2015 at 5:31 pm #

    wow, i had completelly forgotten about angels and harp. beautiful haiku, and these photos are gorgeous, you have great taste.

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    • Vashti Quiroz-Vega October 10, 2015 at 8:16 pm #

      Thank you Elizabeth! I love art and enjoy searching for the right illustrations to go with my haiku. I’m happy you appreciate them. 🙂 xx

      Liked by 1 person

  8. Janice October 9, 2015 at 7:44 pm #

    Beautiful alone and with the pictures!

    Liked by 1 person

  9. Olga October 9, 2015 at 9:12 pm #

    In my mind, a wonderful tribute to heavenly angels and their welcoming music to the beyond.

    Liked by 1 person

  10. danielschwamm October 9, 2015 at 11:02 pm #

    Such a soothing and restful scene! Wonderful haiku 🙂


  11. Wild Daffodil October 10, 2015 at 3:24 am #

    Angelic haiku! Beautiful.

    Liked by 1 person

  12. Meredith October 10, 2015 at 10:47 am #

    Love words mellifluous & crystalline. The meaning is lovely.

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  13. Ruby Manchanda October 10, 2015 at 6:47 pm #

    Beautiful words

    Liked by 1 person

  14. the secret keeper October 10, 2015 at 11:19 pm #

    So comforting the words. I feel the strings vibration as the angel’s sound comforts my soul. Truly beautiful, the Haiku and the image. You surprise each time you take the words from Ronovan and turn them into words so unique and inspiring. 🙂 xox

    Liked by 1 person

    • Vashti Quiroz-Vega October 12, 2015 at 3:33 pm #

      I’m so happy to be able to bring you comfort with my words. That’s awesome. Thank you! Have a fabulous week. 😀 xx

      Liked by 1 person

      • the secret keeper October 12, 2015 at 5:15 pm #

        You are a true joy and a most genuine person. Thank you. May your week be what you wish it to be. 😀 xox


      • Vashti Quiroz-Vega October 14, 2015 at 2:55 pm #

        Thank you. I feel the same about you. I hope you have a great week. 😀 ❤

        Liked by 1 person

  15. tjparis October 11, 2015 at 12:10 am #

    So lovely to see mellifluous. It is one of those words that just seems to sound the way it means. Beautiful haiku! 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  16. Hannah Spannah Coco Banana October 11, 2015 at 5:45 am #

    I must do some research on this, I’ve never heard about it before. Thanks for linking to #featurefridays


  17. teagan geneviene October 11, 2015 at 6:14 am #

    Hi Vashti. You made something serenely beautiful out of two simple words. Well done. Mega hugs!

    Liked by 1 person

  18. denis1950 October 11, 2015 at 10:16 pm #

    A wonderful haiku capturing the essence of Ronovan’s challenge

    Liked by 1 person

    • Vashti Quiroz-Vega October 12, 2015 at 3:43 pm #

      Hello Denis! Thank you. It wasn’t easy with the prompt words this week, at least not for me. I’m glad it turned out well. 🙂


  19. JESS44903 October 13, 2015 at 12:12 pm #

    This is so pretty!

    Thanks for joining Cooking and Crafting with J & J!


  20. Mrs. AOK October 13, 2015 at 11:30 pm #

    Beautiful work, as always! 🙂



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