Tag Archives: A Haiku Perspective 2017


The power of how

By believing in your dreams

You’ll own your future

©2017 Annette Rochelle Aben

Books Make Great Gifts

Well, here it is…


and that means that millions of us will be scouring the internet looking for goodies for everyone on our holiday gifting lists.

I have a terrific suggestion!

Come on now, every one of us knows someone who enjoys reading.  What a fabulous way of showing you care, by giving the gifts of




all wrapped up in a package they will enjoy opening again and again!

Whether you (or they) prefer paperback or Kindle, there are gifts a plenty waiting for you at my:

Amazon Author Central Page

Thank you for the support of not only my books, but literacy as well.  Because books DO make great gifts and everyone deserves a great gift! 


big balls

She sat and wondered

What causes it to thunder

Just before rain falls

Perhaps it’s fairies

Wanting to travel to earth

To give dirt a drink

This would help flowers

To bloom and grow big and strong

Moisture helps the seeds

Possibly it’s like

Her father once said  to her

Thunder’s clouds bowling

©2017 Annette Rochelle Aben

great gusts

Fierce, the winds do blow

Carrying feathers and leaves

New destinations

©2017 Annette Rochelle Aben

look away

Bless the diversions

They help us find our focus

In round about ways

©2017 Annette Rochelle Aben