Straw Bundles ( Carpe Diem )

23 Sep

Carpe Diem #305, Warazuka (Straw bundles)

Image

after harvest moon

weaving of fresh straw bundles

for new tatami

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12 Responses to “Straw Bundles ( Carpe Diem )”

  1. artmusedog September 23, 2013 at 7:16 pm #

    lovely haiku and love the word tatami ~ carol ^_^

  2. magicalmysticalteacher September 23, 2013 at 7:49 pm #

    The old tatami must wear out frequently!

    Eight Bundles

  3. Steph September 23, 2013 at 10:27 pm #

    for new tatami – that’s a nice twist I wasn’t expecting. I like it.

  4. Chèvrefeuille September 24, 2013 at 6:22 am #

    Awesome haiku and what a coincedence that you’ve used the same woodblock as Joanne/4joy.

  5. Mark M. Redfearn September 24, 2013 at 7:15 am #

    Clever weavers, making gold, er, tatami, out of straw!

    No Barley Straw

  6. jrbsays September 24, 2013 at 7:31 am #

    Yes, like Steph, the tatami floored me too 😉

  7. moondustwriter September 24, 2013 at 9:50 am #

    now that’s a good use of the straw

  8. 4joyjoanne September 24, 2013 at 12:58 pm #

    I used the same image! love your use of ‘tatami’ – so melodic a word…

  9. atrm61 September 24, 2013 at 3:30 pm #

    What an interesting take -a practical one too:-)

  10. Cathy Tenzo September 24, 2013 at 8:30 pm #

    I, too, love the tatami.

  11. Maggie Grace September 24, 2013 at 9:48 pm #

    Oh I love this…a surprise!

  12. Björn Rudberg (brudberg) September 25, 2013 at 4:54 pm #

    That was a nice use of the straw.. I have only slept on tatami once, but it was wonderful

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