Foto Friday #41

There is a certain charm and beauty in weathered imperfection, don’t you think?

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For her photo challenge this week, Nancy Merrill Photography asks for three photos of the same subject, but from different angles or distances.

Also for Traveling at Wits End Photo Challenge: Unexpected Beauty

These photos were taken on the grounds of Rivercene Mansion Bed & Breakfast in New Franklin, Missouri

Playful Shadows – a Triple Haiku

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Morning light pierces

tattered edges of night ’til

darkness slips away


Birds begin to sing!

What once was stillness is gone

as dawn runs through trees


Within the old house

no one knows that shadows play

outside the window


A Haiku (for my poetry-challenged friends) is typically three lines of un-rhymed verse with five syllables on the first line, then seven, then five. Since I continued this Haiku from a single, to a double, then a triple; it is my response to today’s one-word prompt: Continue.

It is also an entry in Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Shadows

Photo taken at Rivercene Mansion Bed & Breakfast in New Franklin, Missouri