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Haiku. Time (5-7-5)

Rating: 5.0

Time, a sprinting steed,
is sometimes a brooding sage
Swift and slow in turn!

Saturday, September 6, 2014
Topic(s) of this poem: time
My first experiments with Haikus of the conventional type having 17 syllables in toto with 5-7-5 in each line
Aniruddha Pathak 08 December 2019

Yes, time stretches and contracts as well, the most flexible, that science calls relative, a lovely haiku that highlights these facts.

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Srijita Mondal 11 June 2019

Very nice Haiku..small yet profound

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Prabir Gayen 11 June 2019

Time, a sprinting steed, is sometimes a brooding sage Swift and slow in turn! ...fine haiku

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Dr Dillip K Swain 02 February 2018

Time is fleeting but so precious! You have exquisitely penned this Haiku of 17 syllables! You experiment is a great success.....10

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Kumarmani Mahakul 03 October 2017

Time - sprinting steed and Time as brooding sage.. underful contrast. Beautifully crafted haiku. Thanks.

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Walterrean Salley 07 November 2014

sometimes tim is fleeting and sometimes it drags. A very good take on time.

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Dinesan Madathil 18 September 2014

This format is the finest of all. A conventional haiku with conviction of time in retrospection!

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Akhtar Jawad 07 September 2014

This is our thinking that sometimes makes time a sprinting steed and sometimes a brooding sage. But again it's time that changes our thinking! Valsa you have selected a very interesting topic A lovely philosophic write.

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Tirupathi Chandrupatla 07 September 2014

Swift in move and slow in turn that is how it is - time. Nice lines. Thank you.

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Geetha Jayakumar 07 September 2014

Beautiful Haiku Valsa. I loved reading it.

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