#Haikai Challenge #158 (9/28/20): Harvest Moon (meigetsu) #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga

This Thursday, October arrives, and the Harvest Moon comes with it! That’s right: the September Full moon shows up a tad late, and October will have a blue moon on Halloween–the Hunter Moon!

What better kigo can we ask for this week, haijin, but the Harvest Moon (meigetsu)? This week for Frank Tassone’s Haikai Challenge . I am entering a Tanka.

I am a hunter
By the moon, I prowl for souls.
On all hallows Eve.
They shall be mine for always
By the light of Hunter’s Moon


Frank Tassone’s Haikai Challenge

42 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. 🇪🇺 Bee Halton
    Sep 29, 2020 @ 13:38:34

    🤗 beautiful. Halloween is our wedding day 😎🙋‍♀️🐝


  2. robertawrites235681907
    Sep 29, 2020 @ 14:31:00

    This is very good, Willow.


  3. Jen Goldie
    Sep 29, 2020 @ 15:54:55

    Very nice!!!! 💜


  4. Ritu
    Sep 29, 2020 @ 16:32:48

    Beautiful put!


  5. Frank J. Tassone
    Sep 29, 2020 @ 19:48:17

    Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:
    #Haiku Happenings #3: Willow’s latest #tanka for my current #Haikai Challenge!


  6. Brenda Davis Harsham
    Sep 30, 2020 @ 03:27:37

    Gorgeous and vaguely menacing. Just right for a blue moon Halloween.


  7. judeitakali
    Sep 30, 2020 @ 09:51:24

    Loved that tanka🤩


  8. Laura
    Sep 30, 2020 @ 14:40:06

    Love this one.


  9. Mr. Ohh's Sideways View
    Sep 30, 2020 @ 21:17:38

    Very nice


  10. jazzytower
    Oct 02, 2020 @ 14:02:57

    Ooooo!! Very halloweeny😊. Love it!



  11. robtkistner
    Oct 03, 2020 @ 18:43:16

    Exquisitely evil Willow…?


  12. Trackback: #Haikai Challenge #159/#160 (10/10/20): Fall Foliage/Goose (Kari) #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga – Frank J. Tassone
  13. msjadeli
    Oct 10, 2020 @ 16:07:51

    Hunting for life is one thing, but hunting for souls is truly chilling! Nicely done!


  14. -Eugenia
    Oct 10, 2020 @ 21:44:57

    Oh, haunting and Halloweeny!


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