Scare with greatness ch 3More Like This
Chapter 3: First day of class
Finally it was decided that the four girls will be going undercover as scaring students.
"Now girls, there is one more thing before we leave you here." Enchantra said to the four guardians, "The Heart of Etherea shall react to the host by glowing the exact color of the crest if nearby."
"How will we know who it is?" asked Theo, "Does it glow even brighter when they’re close?"
"Regrettably no, it will not show you who – that is something you will have to discover on your own."
"Your bags will be sent for in just a few short hours to the dorms where you shall be staying." Faragonda added, "Now there’s the matter of a proper disguise."
"Remember, do nothing to attract attention." Dean Hardscrabble reminded them, "No one can suspect you are just another freshman, that includes whoever you may know from this world. Which is why you’ll be needing to use an alias."
"Hey, I’m cool at school and I’ll be cooler here
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banryoku ni yotuba wo sagasu mujaki na ko
seeking for four-leaved clover in the greens--
an innocent child.
MeguriauMore Like This
ochikaeru deai to wakare hana no shita.
Again and again we meet and part under the sakura blossoms.
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soba ya de haiku yomu nise nihonjin
reading haiku at the noodle shop-
a fake Japanese.
February haikuMore Like This
renya u ya futon no naka no atatakasa
raining through the night,
how warm and comfy is my bed!
atuki hi no neko no makura ya nuida kutu
cat's pillow on a freaking hot day:
hai iro no asa no samusa ya neko wo daku
the chill of a grey morning
embraces a cat.
niji iro no awa ga arawasu monitaa kana
rainbow-colored bubbles emerge
from my monitor.
wakakusa wo sawaru rouju no shokushu kana
fondling the tender grass,
tentacles of the ancient tree.
haikuwrimo summer 2008More Like This
sayokaze ya kareha hitokire michiwatari
the gentle night breeze-
a dried leaf
ventures across the road.
iro aseta shashin wo terasu nishibi kana
upon a faded photograph,
the westerly sun.
nodokeshi ya sharin no mae de hato tudou
in front of car wheels.
kasa no iro ooku ni ame wa furituzuku
colorful umbrellas on the walkway,
the incessant rain.
yuuyake no furui rouka ya meshi kaoru
old corridor in evening glow-
rice fragrance wafts.
haikuwrimo winter 2009More Like This
yuku toshi ya tukue no ue ni hon no yama
the passing year-
a mountain of books on my desk.
kayu no yuge megane ni shiroi sekai kana
steaming hot porridge-
through the glasses
a white world!
yosenabe no hashi gassen wo asobi keri
we spar with chopsticks.
yodooshi ni utau ibiki to sukima kaze
singing through the night,
the wind through that window seam
and his snore.
zangetu ya kami no shiroki ni sumi no ato
the remnant of moon-
traces of ink on pale