Dancing Echoes

Beats Stumbling Around in Silence

Empty Nest



Bathed in amber gloam
Fond memories of childhood
Lonely half moon smile

In response to Patrick Jennings Pic and a Word Challenge #161: Remembrance and Carpe Diem Haiku Kai: Carpe Diem #1539 Autum’s Voice (ali no koe) (classical kigo)



Author: Dancing Echoes

I am a scientist by trade and artist by soul. My creative outlet used to be dancing but due to injuries and age, I must now find another path. I am hoping my writing, poetry and photography can be this new path. Awards: While I am grateful and honored for the numerous nominations, I don’t have time to respond to them with the attention they deserve, so for the most part, I am an award free blog. All photographs and words are mine unless otherwise credited. © 2015-2018 Dancing Echoes ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author/owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Christy Draper with appropriate and specific direction to the original content on Dancing Echoes.

5 thoughts on “Empty Nest

  1. Hi there. That’s a really good poem. Very evocative.

    Neil S.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Pingback: Bend ~ Pic and a Word Challenge #162 – Pix to Words

  3. “gloam” !! Wonderful!

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