Saturday, 24 July 2010

Revel

REVEL

–verb (used without object)
1. to take great pleasure or delight (usually followed by “in” ).
2. to make merry; indulge in boisterous festivities.
–noun
3. boisterous merrymaking or festivity; revelry.
4. Often, revels. an occasion of merrymaking or noisy festivity with dancing, masking, etc.
























After you are gone...
I revel in the scent of you
Over the battered pillows


The background picture is copyright of Willow of Willow Manor, who has put it forth as a writing prompt.
Join the writing fun at Magpie Tales.

16 comments:

nana_ang_poppaphil said...

Very nice take on the photo.

Marilyn said...

I really like this - so simple and so good.

RA said...

Lovely! :)

kathew said...

perfect-love it!

Berowne said...

Excellent. For more on "battered pillows," please see my blog. :-)

Helen said...

Nothing better than a little revelry to start the inspiration flowing ... nicely written!

C Hummel Kornell a/k/a C Hummel Wilson said...

Isn't it odd how we all relate to the scents of our loved ones? Well done.

Carrie Burtt said...

I revel in your brilliant creativeness! Love it! :-)

signed...bkm said...

very nice...the scent of battered pillows ...nice image...bkm

Eric S. said...

Love it! Ahh to revel in the sent left behind on such battered pillows.

Tumblewords: said...

Super, super!

Arian T said...

tenderly put!

willow said...

Gorgeous haiku!!!

christine said...

Simply said but you said it all!

Christine

Lyn said...

I like the way you weave the whole piece together..plus a terrific poem!

susan m hinckley said...

Love this haiku -- even without the prompt it tells its own story so simply -- like a sigh made up of words.