Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge #92: Life and Path

Mental shift reflects

Harmony with ‘womb of time’

Life path manifests

  • I incorporated William Shakespeare’s phrase “womb of time” in this haiku. It seemed to fit my intention. “There are many events in the womb of time which will be delivered.”― William Shakespeare, Othello

*Here’s another quote that vibrates a similar idea. “Our destiny changes with our thought; we shall become what we wish to become, do what we wish to do, when our habitual thought corresponds with our desire.” – Orison Swett Marden

  • This photo was originally an image of boiled eggs. I used Dreamscope to attempt to re-create the “womb of time.”

    Here’s Ron!

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About Olga

I have always had an affinity for artistic endeavors and the beauties of nature. The power of the word combined with photography have become my creative spark.
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14 Responses to Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge #92: Life and Path

  1. Very good and very deep haiku, Olga. I love the use of Shakespeare’s phrase ‘womb of time’––brilliant! The image is also interesting. I can’t believe it was once an image of boiled eggs. Well done. 😀 xx

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  2. That’s a great phrase. Don’t think I ever heard it before but it works well in your haiku!

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  3. Walking My Path: Mindful Wanderings in Nature says:

    I love this haiku. Are you tired of me saying that every time? But it’s true! And I love the Orison Swett Marden quote and I was really wondering what the photo was. Very interesting. Thanks for saying what it is. 🙂 It almost looks like you were boiling them outside. Like trees reflected in the bubbles.
    Peace
    Mary

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    • Olga says:

      I absolutely never get tired of you saying that, Mary. It always feels wonderful when I see those words. Yes, that image does have many branches radiating throughout and reminded me of the many paths that can be taken in life after birth. I thought it was an intriguing image and I’m glad that the egg shapes survived the re-creation. Peace also! 🙂

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  4. I love your haiku, Olga, and the amazing eggs!
    The Marden quote is brilliant, too. May I add it, and a link to your post, to my blog post from today? It fits perfectly with what I was trying to say.

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  5. pranabaxom says:

    Love this haiku and the quote “womb of time”

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  6. Denis1950 says:

    Wonderful artistry with both the words and the imagery Olga. You are excelling. Wonder how those eggs tasted?

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    • Olga says:

      Thank-you for the kind words, Denis. The artistry in not mine with the image. The app I used altered my eggs to fit the haiku. I just saw the possibilities with my creative eye. I think my eggs would be happy with their new look. Ha ha! Reflecting on the taste of those eggs, since they were created in the ‘womb of time,’ they might be too petrified to eat. 🙂

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