SiS’s Daily Haiku Challenge–Star

Shirley Temple at the Wax Museum at Fishermen'...

Image by mharrsch via Flickr

Submitted to SiS’s Daily Haiku Challenge: for which the prompt today is “cynosure.”


just look at me now
cosmic star burning brightly
center of my world

Cynosure: a person or thing that is the center of attention or admiration. The term originally denoted the constellation Ursa Minor, or the star Polaris that is contains. The photo is of Shirley Temple, early North American child star.


7 thoughts on “SiS’s Daily Haiku Challenge–Star

  1. souldipper says:

    What an interesting word – thanks for the intro. So…now we have cynosurism. 🙂


  2. iblogmoore says:

    you took advantage of so much with this one star, center of attention so very clever great job!


  3. wow! u used the prompt in a really creative way 🙂


  4. Nanka says:

    Remember the name was so synonymous with child artistes!! We had our own child stars imitating and being called Shirley Temple LOL!! 😀

    Nice idea for the prompt word Victoria 🙂



  5. Someone is Special says:

    Lovely Victoria.. Awesome Haiku..

    Someone is Special


  6. trisha says:

    just splendid victoria- you said it all.


  7. Bodhirose says:

    I loved Shirley Temple movies when I was growing up. She was a little star…


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