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Monday, July 18, 2011

small stones of gratitude - day 18

a rainbow kite
above this winter sea
I give thanks
for another day
with his hand in mine

Photo taken by Kirsten Cliff at Papamoa Beach, 18 July, 2011.
Check out the kite in top right corner; click on image to enlarge.

Book give-away here on Swimming in Lines of Haiku this month: it's my birthday and I'm practising gratitude and abundance. Get in on the draw! Details here.


  1. Love this picture of your beach, Kirsten, and the one on FB too. It doesn't look like winter at all with that blue sky!

  2. lovely tanka, Kirsten. So happy you are doing well!

  3. lovely- it is so nice to hold hands anywhere- but on the beach especially.

  4. Kirsten, you are such an inspiration! Thank you for being you . . .

  5. Thank you for all your wonderful comments! ((((hugs))))
    Kirsten :)