English Pastures – New & Old

Took a haiku walk in the Peak District, Derbyshire this June with old friend, Fred Schofield …

alpaca drinks from the trough
a buttercup clings
to its ear
………………………. (Fred)

rusty donation box –
high under sky
lambs parade
an ancient henge
…………………………………. (Tito)

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3 Responses to “English Pastures – New & Old”

  1. Migratory alpaca, then, T? Another argument for global warming …

    • We thought they were sheep with long necks until we looked more carefully! Must have migrated on rafts?

      (Fred told me that alpacas seem to like the British climate, and that their wool is very valuable, so a few farmers are diverging from their ordinary practice of sheep farming.)

  2. falling up
    Into it
    big summer sky

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