#233 of 365 – 3 Haiku about music

3 Haiku about music



silk riding the air

weaving through fiery currents

the maestro’s baton



joy deep in the wood

excruciating beauty

at the symphony



I breathe, close my eyes

wood notes sink into my bones

violins praying 




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5 Responses to #233 of 365 – 3 Haiku about music

  1. pi314chron says:

    Ohhhh, superb, Merle! These are far and away some of the best, if not THE best, that you have written. Soooo gorgeous!

  2. Starralee says:

    Oh wowza, aren’t these beautiful–my fave is the first one, though I love the idea of “violins praying”–YES, Wonderful! And truly, sometimes music seems to sink into our bones–a certain voice, arrangement of notes, perfect lyrics….

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