Lantern Sep5 by Mark M. Redfearn Tlaquepaque door creaking open just a crack spilling lantern light Related Post navigation ← Storm Obon Festival → 23 comments on “Lantern” Maggie Grace says: September 5, 2013 at 8:42 pm I was there!!!! Cool place. Reply Mark M. Redfearn says: September 5, 2013 at 8:46 pm I figured many people would read it and say, “Tlaque-what?” I’m glad you know! Reply Sigrid Gerstner Stevens Saradunn says: September 5, 2013 at 10:04 pm Had to look it up….great take on the prompt Peace Siggi Reply jrbsays says: September 6, 2013 at 1:30 am Now I want to see a door in Tlaquepaque (not to mention what’s going on behind it) Reply Mark M. Redfearn says: September 6, 2013 at 3:35 am Voyeurism? Oh, sorry: “door-eurism”! 🙂 Reply readinpleasure says: September 6, 2013 at 6:58 am I looked it up, Mark. Awesome! Reply Mark M. Redfearn says: September 6, 2013 at 7:04 am Isn’t Google great? 🙂 Reply Priti Lisa says: September 6, 2013 at 7:30 am I heart google! And your poem too! ♥ Reply Lea says: September 6, 2013 at 7:59 am Great to slip through the door of your haiku to a place I’ve not yet been! Reply Cathy Tenzo says: September 6, 2013 at 8:16 am I was another Googler, but I still like the haiku a lot. It’s good to learn things, but I doubt I can pronounce it! Reply Chèvrefeuille says: September 6, 2013 at 8:45 am At first read I thought Tlaquepaque what? I had to search the Internet, but those doors are really awesome and you have caught it in a nice haiku. Thank you for introducing me to this kind of doors. Reply artmusedog says: September 6, 2013 at 8:53 am Wonderful learning haiku for me about the door ~ and very creative haiku ~ carol, xo Reply 4joy says: September 6, 2013 at 10:03 am joining the googlers, I now love it even more…such a visual treat…. Reply moondustwriter says: September 6, 2013 at 10:05 am great geography lesson today Mark. there is always a celebration behind those doors very nice haiku Reply gemma says: September 6, 2013 at 11:36 am Glad they leave the lantern on…. Reply magicalmysticalteacher says: September 8, 2013 at 4:47 am And I’m glad that there’s enough light to spill out into that dark street! Reply jazzbumpa says: September 6, 2013 at 12:01 pm Guadalajara blown glass lanterns emitting their soft golden glow Cheers! JzB Reply WabiSabi says: September 6, 2013 at 12:27 pm I can almost hear the old door opening on rusty hinges as I try to peer behind it to see what is going on in the glow of the lantern! Thanks for sharing this moment with me! Reply Andrea thompson says: September 8, 2013 at 5:29 am Now that i know, it does create a wonderful, mysterious, inviting image! Reply Björn Rudberg (brudberg) says: September 8, 2013 at 6:39 am had to look up Tlaquepaque … great imagery… I can see those dark city streets were just a lantern make a difference Reply rebecca says: September 8, 2013 at 8:50 am i love doors open just enough to allow a peek… Reply GILLENA COX says: September 8, 2013 at 2:13 pm nice one the sound of opening word echoes through; thank you for stopping by my blog much love… Reply judie says: September 11, 2013 at 5:53 am Thanks for the learning experience. But even before the lesson, my imagination took me behind a cracked open door where light spilled out, and I found awesome adventures. Your poetry itself is always an open door for the mind to wander. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.