Senryu : ZZZs


gotta love this life
catching z’s any ole time
purrs, free food on tap

senryu & photo by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

Midnight gives a lecture on the important things in life: naps, good food, affection freely shared and living in the moment.

Cee challenges us to share a photograph of anyone or anything catching a few ZZZs.  Midnight was happy to oblige!



Letter Z anywhere in the word or people or animals catching some Zzz’s
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Daily Prompts, Daily Post

senryu : puzzled


puzzled by our ties
do not ask why we make sense
love never answers

senryu by M. Nakazato LaFreniere


daily prompts, daily post

second life photo by M. LaFreniere, avatar Kayla Woodrunner

Torley’s place was so quirky — felt almost like a time machine or a teleporter machine so I had fun changing bodies. Winter is always himself.


font: Scratched Letters by JLH Fonts at

Tanka : cherita


inscrutable word
prompt says write a Cherita
what the heck is that?
sounds like a cigar or drink
poem form evolved from tanka

tanka by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

once upon a time, or so the story goes
Leiana, a royal guard of the deep, doing a usual patrol
saw movement deep within a cave

of course, she had to investigate
a large pile of bones had grown out of the blue

oh dear, myriad baby krakens skittered away from mama’s provisions

cherita terbalik by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

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Tanka: magic hope


she reached for magic
as earthquakes pushed land upward,
pulling her home back
fool wizards warring above
she hoped to bring back balance

senryu by M. Nakazato LaFreniere Continue reading Tanka: magic hope

Senryu : undulate


passing cave … movement?
look! tentacles undulate
baby monsters birthed!

senryu by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

Innsmouth is a sim in Second Life dedicated to HP Lovecraft.  It’s been around a long time and unlike some sims Continue reading Senryu : undulate