Category Archives: Now

#420 – 3 Haiku – 1 minute before my birthday

3 Haiku – 1 minute before my birthday     leaves are turning red so eager to drop and fly from this aging tree     dreams so close they burn turn both doubt and delay to ash I blow … Continue reading

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#353 of 365 – “mistrial”

“mistrial”   across from the alley where it still appears clean where the trash is hidden and the rodents unseen I sit in the momentary bliss of denial as if danger were averted by a public mistrial the news has faded … Continue reading

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#349 of 365 – “tether”

 “tether”   there’s so much light that’s travelled years inside the gravity of time   whispering through the shadows of the past it leaves behind   there are no folded up spaces where today can last forever   no soundless … Continue reading

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#332 of 365 – “talismans”

“talismans”   vague images hard memories surface like tears wait for me like thieves come to swallow up my years but I have secrets weapons and armor I can wear beaded with talismans layered with prayer so that the past … Continue reading

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#270 of 365 – “deja vu”

 “déjà vu”   walking into a peculiar residual aura beneath a strange note from yesterday’s song, memory surfaces, so faint, like shadows from a dream that evaporate so quickly, you turn and they’re gone, and so brief a breath carries … Continue reading

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#166 of 365 – “the past”

“the past”   it has led me here where the cuckoos sing   where the clocks tick on and the pendulums swing   here where old plans have come to die   and new ones come out of the ashes … Continue reading

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