echoes of the night

September 23, 2014 at 1:30 pm 16 comments

ξ

ξ

looking toward the stars

she cries out for her lover

music of desire

ξ

ξ

a post script:  in the middle of the night, i heard howling.  i have seen the coyotes in my neighborhood but i have never heard them before…
last night they were singing…

ξ

ξ

Advertisements

Entry filed under: a moment, animals, beauty, feelings, human nature, life, love, music, nature, nighttime, passion, Personal, poetry, ponderings, Relationships, stars, the sky, thoughts, writing. Tags: , , , , , , , , .

Weekly Pet Challenge – I swear…I did not do it… such power…

16 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Paul Handover  |  September 23, 2014 at 2:18 pm

    Frequently we hear the coyotes at night. It is the most haunting sound.

    Reply
    • 2. words4jp  |  September 24, 2014 at 9:02 am

      I can understand it sounding this way. I heard another one further away – it seemed like they were communicating. I have heard many an owl hoot but never a coyote howl.

      Reply
  • 3. Pamela Beckford  |  September 23, 2014 at 3:25 pm

    Must be perspective, because when I hear the coyotes I say they are screaming. Of course that is usually when they are on the hunt or have killed something. I hate it when they wake me up in the night

    Reply
    • 4. words4jp  |  September 24, 2014 at 8:57 am

      Her seemed distant enough that the sound was somewhat muffled. More song like but I agree, there were a few that sounded a bit suspect. Those were the first few I heard…they must have been on the move…..

      Reply
  • 5. MichelleMarie  |  September 23, 2014 at 3:35 pm

    Oh ya! Love those howls myself! 😄

    Reply
    • 6. words4jp  |  September 24, 2014 at 8:54 am

      Awoooooooooooo;)

      Reply
  • 7. Planet Dream Diaries  |  September 23, 2014 at 4:31 pm

    Ugh (the good ugh, not the bad ugh hehe) – this was SO me, I struggle with Haiku. Out of nearly everyone I follow on WP, and I’m NOT a mass follower in the least, I am one of the only, if not the only, who cannot write in Haiku. If I could, I would have used the exact words that you did – and I love how you did the post script to describe what you were experiencing and sharing! 🙂

    Reply
    • 8. words4jp  |  September 24, 2014 at 8:50 am

      I remember the first haiku I wrote. I stumbled upon it. Having to stick to a particular form sorta freaks me out. I admire all the writers who work in many different forms. Amazing really.

      Reply
  • 9. Dom DiFrancesco  |  September 23, 2014 at 5:07 pm

    I love this, it fits the coyotes so well. We have lots of them here and I think they are just amazing. Well done. 🙂

    Reply
    • 10. words4jp  |  September 24, 2014 at 8:42 am

      It was pretty cool to hear. It was distracting Pee a bit – not howling, but everything a particularly loud sound would emerge, she’d pop her head up and jerk my bed & YES – she was sleeping with me……….. I felt guilty, got home late because of a soccer game……

      Reply
  • 11. joeyfullystated  |  September 23, 2014 at 6:02 pm

    Yes, howling might even be eerier this time of year 😉

    Reply
    • 12. words4jp  |  September 24, 2014 at 8:38 am

      Yes…..it is coming isn’t it. Getting ready? I am sort of happy I do not have to do the costume thing anymore. However when I look in the mirror, I am beginning to see an old witch beginning to emerge!!! 😉

      Reply
      • 13. joeyfullystated  |  September 24, 2014 at 10:55 am

        Haha! I think you’ve got a long ways to go before you’re the wise old crone!
        No, I’m not getting ready. I don’t like the Halloween. But I like carving pumpkins and eating Reese’s cups, so I focus on that 😉

  • 14. hitandrun1964  |  September 23, 2014 at 11:32 pm

    How wonderful:) Did Pee join in?

    Reply
    • 15. words4jp  |  September 24, 2014 at 8:32 am

      She slept thru most of it. I let her sleep with me…….and the window was open. It startled her a few times, but as opposed to a dig barking, it seemed to comfort her.

      Reply
    • 16. words4jp  |  September 24, 2014 at 8:32 am

      Dog barking…..

      Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 2,915 other followers

The Archives


Samantha The Reader

THE BLOG IS ABOUT BOOKS , BOOKS , BOOKS !

spring tide voice

A Pursuit of Expression

%d bloggers like this: