Van Gogh alive: Kalmar, Sweden, September 2019

if this is madness ~ I do not need to be sane ~ just deeply alive —© Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Last year

winter’s warming scent ~ of cinnamon and spice bakes ~ and of smiling eyes —© Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

From my window: Uppsala, Sweden, May 2019

you tell me of home ~ I share with you my hindsight ~ and our paths diverge —© Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Northwards: Kalmar, Sweden; September 2016

wandering the globe ~ simply loving life’s pathways ~ needing nothing more — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Hallsbergsträdgård: Scania, Sweden; August 2018

we travel to space ~ and a moss-green waterfall ~ ephemeral time — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa — Photo: Scania 2018/08

Manifest

inescapable ~ the way kindness interlocks ~ the way creatures bond — © Haiku out of Africa — Photo: Lund 2018/08

Recollection

when I remember ~ still days filled with sun and wind ~ I find a soft smile — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa — Photo: Malmö 2016/09