Tanka: Harmonies


a curlew striding along the shoreline in front of rolling waves


a curlew passes
a gull, an oystercatcher
residing on the sands
a life of understanding
the song between the waves

Β© Xenia Tran


an oystercatcher diggin for food in the sands watched by a seagull, a curlew striding on between them

With love from Xenia xxx


Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Canon Powershot SX60 HS, Settings: f/6.5, 1/320 s, ISO 200.


Carpe Diem’s Autumn Retreat 2018: Love Eternally

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Friend


Author: Tranature - quiet moments in nature

The stories, poems and photographs on Tranature are the original creative work of Xenia Tran, inspired by the natural surroundings of the Scottish Highlands.

18 thoughts on “Tanka: Harmonies”

    1. Thank you so much for your kind words dear Cathy, a wonderful weekend to you and Finn too! πŸ€—πŸ’–πŸ• xxx

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  1. I love how you’ve showcased the pairings working together, naturally – as is wont in nature … and if this isn’t “love eternally” …. then I don’t know what is ….

    wonderful πŸ™‚

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