The Haiku Challenge 2012 – Day 15 – Beauty lies

Feb 15

Day 15: This image is the prompt for today’s haiku

Beauty lies

A smile so cheerful
like a lotus found in slush
truly makes my day

Inner beauty speaks
through the heart with a sweet smile
Nothing else matters

Written for The Haiku Challenge 2012 – Day 15 – February 15th – Theme: Paint the Image
Inspirational Image from: Google Images, Author: Unknown

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  1. I really like the first, unexpected bright spots in our days.

  2. This speaks to me, my dear friend. Inner beauty is the very best kind. How did you become so insightful? You are amazing!

  3. “Inner beauty speaks
    through the heart with a sweet smile
    Nothing else matters”

    Absolute truth.
    Splendid one Vidya ji :)

  4. True vidya.. when inner beauty speaks nothing else matters… I loved it..

  5. Seeing a glimpse of the inner beauty makes the heart shine brightly!!

    Nice ~~

  6. I loved the second one! So true! :)

  7. What a funny picture! I love that it led you to reflect on inner beauty!

    • Emily, the first thing that came to mind when I saw the photo was how I would hug my little fella even when he was covered in slush :-D – and that naturally led to inner beauty :-)Thank you for your comment. :-) You know I am in love with your writing.

  8. Inner beauty is what truly matters.
    And perfect hair.

    • Kimberly :-) You’re a doll! Yes. Hair matters. Especially for me, right now. I am losing so much of it! Hugs!

  9. Another beautiful piece. Wish I can write like that too. Well done, Vidya!