Pomegranate: Haiku-A-Day Challenge #8

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Image CC-BY-NC-ND-2.0 Steve Rotman on Flickr.com

I am joining Trina Haase at Trinarrative for a daily haiku challenge.

I have been trying to bring a haiku mindset to my daily tasks, and during the all-too-brief pomegranate season, that includes daily pomegranate prep. One pomegranate, split among three of us, my son getting the lion’s share. The Pomegranate Council promises a 3-Step No Mess approach that I really ought to try, but so far, I’ve done it my own way, which is apparently the long hard slow way. It takes quite a bit of time and makes quite a bit of mess, but it’s not bad for writing haiku.

pomegranate
labor of love
ruby juice stains my fingers

 

red pomegranate fruit

Photo by Lisa Fotios on Pexels.com

5 thoughts on “Pomegranate: Haiku-A-Day Challenge #8

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