A masterly definition of joy. Thank you.
I never thought of buds touching the blue. Now I will always see that when I see a bud.
how beautiful Karen... I love this! Wishing you a joyful day.
...to burst forth with joy ~ lovely nature haiku and a way to start the day ^_^
Yep, spring is nearly sprung where I am, too ... finally.
beautiful haiku for a joyful morning, thanks for sharing your light at haiku my heart.
They DO burst forth with joy and a flourish!
Beautiful luminous blue haiku
What a perfect blue sky...looking amazing with the red buds.beautiful haiku♥
You've captured the buds just as they are ready to burst, in your photo nd words! Lovely haiga!Green Flame
Joy is always welcome!Meadow Flowers
Oh what a perfect ode (haiku) to spring! It lifted my heart!
I noticed, today, the trees in our yard are finally starting to bud out. Welcome news - as welcome as your Haiku. :)
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