Melissa Allen put a call out on her blog, Red Dragonfly, last month for mushroom haiku, tanka and haiga. She was planning to gather the haikai in an illustrated post dedicated to the humble mushroom. I answered the call with what turned out to be the only tanka -
careful to tread between
& these small clusters
of white mushrooms
Tanka and photograph © Kirsten Cliff 2011
Read the full Mushroom Harvest post here and delight your senses!