#Haikai Challenge #157 (9/20/20): Autumn/Spring Equinox (Shunbun)

Frank Tassone’s Haikai challenge  This week we need to write a Haikai poem of our choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga, etc.) that alludes to the Autumn (Spring) equinox (shunbun)

Autumn Tanka.

Photo by Valiphotos on Pexels.com

Here’s Autumn Annie
Set to weave her harvest spell
Fields full of bounty
Spreading her gold and red skirt.
Waving goodbye to summer.

41 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Dr. Crystal Grimes
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 00:36:01

    This is lovely, Willow!


  2. Betty Hayes Albright
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 01:43:08

    I love this cheerful autumn image, Willow. 🍁🧡🤗


  3. Chel Owens
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 02:28:12


    You ought to try your hand at a less-prestigious poem for my contest. 😉


  4. msjadeli
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 04:09:20

    Autumn Annie with her gold and red skirt, how wonderful!


  5. Ritu
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 04:26:50

    I do love autumn 💜


  6. gdutta17
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 06:24:18

    This is so beautiful. Loved the phrase “Autumn Annie”. 🙂


  7. Jane Dougherty
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 11:56:26

    You make it sound so joyful 🙂


  8. rugby843
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 14:41:56



  9. Dale
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 16:36:40

    Lovely. Here comes my favourite season!


  10. Frank J. Tassone
    Sep 21, 2020 @ 19:33:01

    Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:
    #Haiku Happenings #6: Willow’s latest haiku for my current #Haikai Challenge!


  11. Colleen M. Chesebro
    Sep 22, 2020 @ 16:36:01

    This is beautiful, Willow. Autumn Annie… I like her! ❤


  12. revivedwriter
    Sep 24, 2020 @ 21:39:46

    I would like to befriend Autumn Annie. 😀


  13. Trackback: #Haikai Challenge #158 (9/28/20): Harvest Moon (meigetsu) #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga – Frank J. Tassone

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