Dancing with the Wind

Welcome Greetings and welcome to The Haiku Pond. A place to ponder life through haiku. My name is Anthony Nanfito and I’m the caretaker of the Pond.  Each season I share haiku written by myself and others. Each episode features haiku centered around a pre-chosen theme. You can learn more at http://thehaikupond.com.  If you’re ready,Continue reading “Dancing with the Wind”

A Waterfall’s Purpose

Welcome Greetings and welcome to The Haiku Pond. A place to ponder life through haiku. My name is Anthony Nanfito and I’m the caretaker of the Pond.  Each season I share haiku written by myself and others. Each episode features haiku centered around a pre-chosen theme. You can learn more at http://thehaikupond.com.  If you’re ready,Continue reading “A Waterfall’s Purpose”

100 Days of Code Challenge

I started the #100DaysOfCode challenge today. Currently working on the ‘Basic JavaScript’ course by freeCodeCamp. You can read my log for Day 0 here: https://github.com/ananfito/100-days-of-code. Hoping to learn some new skills & connect with others interested in programming/coding. To connect and keep up-to-date with my daily progress, follow me on twitter at https://twitter.com/wordsbyfifi/ OR visitContinue reading “100 Days of Code Challenge”

Spirits of Ancient Stardust

Welcome Greetings and welcome to The Haiku Pond. A place to ponder life through haiku. My name is Anthony Nanfito and I’m the caretaker of the Pond.  Each season I share haiku written by myself and others. Each episode features haiku centered around a pre-chosen theme. You can learn more at http://thehaikupond.com.  If you’re ready,Continue reading “Spirits of Ancient Stardust”

Predator and Prey: An Adventure at the River Park

This morning, my partner and I decided to go to the river park and just chill (since it’s been a while since we’ve been out of the house together). While we were sitting in the shade of the tree near the pop-up cafe, I noticed something crawling (really jumping) across the table and on myContinue reading “Predator and Prey: An Adventure at the River Park”

Season 3 Premieres July 16, 2022

Welcome Greetings and welcome to The Haiku Pond. A place to ponder life through haiku. My name is Anthony Nanfito and I’m the caretaker of the Pond.  Each season I share haiku written by myself and others. Each episode features haiku centered around a pre-chosen theme. You can learn more at http://thehaikupond.com . If you’reContinue reading “Season 3 Premieres July 16, 2022”

This part has ended

Thank you so much for joining me for this blog series celebrating National Poetry Month. If you missed any posts or want to read them again, you can do so here.  I also want to say thank you to those who purchased a copy of my book, Haiku Ponderings. It’s much appreciated and I especiallyContinue reading “This part has ended”

A broken down car

Give & Forgive #97 A broken down carA neighbor offers a rideIt takes a village Anthony Nanfito, Haiku Ponderings Pondering This Haiku Over the past 500 years, more and more of us have moved into urban areas as our primary places of residence. In 2016, 53% of the world’s population lived in urban areas. InContinue reading “A broken down car”

Mother Earth gives all

Give & Forgive #93 Mother Earth gives allLand, sea, air—create our homeLet’s give back to her Anthony Nanfito, Haiku Ponderings Pondering This Haiku Happy Earth Day! Today—indeed, every day—is a day to celebrate the amazing gift that Mother Earth has provided for us: life.  Last week I wrote about the amazingness of trees and howContinue reading “Mother Earth gives all”