Inhale

forgetting to tell ~ about this moment of breath ~ that brought us to mind —© Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Composition

still hearing them play ~ symphonies of quiet nights ~ in this company —© Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Hangups

the colours of our lives ~ our ideas of right and wrong ~ guide us day by day —© Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Aspirations

legends remind us ~ of firebirds and rainbirds ~ of who we could be —© Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Appreciation

an empty canvas ~ intensity of silence ~ this journey of ours —© Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Canvas

touching you softly ~ your back a strummed instrument ~ ready for release — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Vergangklik

our words become dust ~ in which we finger-paint thoughts ~ to be wiped away — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa — Photo: Stellenbosch 2016/11