#352 of 365 – 5 Haiku

5 Haiku



so many years my

secrets tunneling out of

my drunken silence



so hungry, my dreams

thirsting for my days, eating

away at my nights



driving by, I speed

from danger; look away from

bright casino lights




slumber chases me

spiking my evening with naps

till it’s time to sleep



she stalks me, pulls at

my eyelids; then runs away

when I call for her


About Blackbird

Poet, sculptor, jewelry maker, writer, spouse, parent, crazy person - not necessarily in that order.
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4 Responses to #352 of 365 – 5 Haiku

  1. Fig Tree Chance says:

    Wow, I’m stunned speechless.

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