Tanpopo (dandelion)

28 Mar


Grandfather told me

I could set the fairies free

with a gentle blow


12 Responses to “Tanpopo (dandelion)”

  1. Cathy Tenzo March 28, 2013 at 5:55 pm #

    I love the idea of setting fairies free. Thank you!

  2. Adriana Dascalu March 28, 2013 at 6:34 pm #

    beautiful! when you do realease those fairies please do send one my way with a glimpse of spring!

  3. Joanne Moceri-Taveira March 28, 2013 at 8:50 pm #

    this is so very moving….sounds just like a grandfather to spin wonderful fantasies (mine did, too)

  4. Chevrefeuille March 28, 2013 at 9:53 pm #

    Let the faeries be free by blowing against a Dandelion … nice haiku … very moving also. I am glad that this prompt has brought you nice memories. Thank you for sharing.

  5. Maggie March 28, 2013 at 10:20 pm #

    Really lovely. Love the thought of releasing fairies.

  6. jrbsays March 29, 2013 at 3:39 am #

    But you can can’t you?

  7. Green Speck March 29, 2013 at 6:40 am #

    I guess he is right !!!

  8. magicalmysticalteacher March 29, 2013 at 8:23 am #

    Grandfathers are wise in strange and wonder-filled ways!

    Dandelion’s Fortitude

  9. Björn Rudberg (brudberg) March 29, 2013 at 10:45 am #

    So sweet, I got goosebumps from this.

  10. E A M Harris March 29, 2013 at 11:15 am #

    Your grandfather must have been a lovely man to share such beautiful ideas.

  11. Mark M. Redfearn March 30, 2013 at 5:03 am #

    I think I may try your grandfather’s suggestion!

    Dandelion Season

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