Category Archives: Seasons

#375 – 5 Haiku

5 Haiku    she strikes her match, sets the trees on fire; she can’t help herself; Autumn     body cooling down anger heating up; massage clients that don’t show     two cowboys taken somewhere they can’t escape from … Continue reading

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#327 of 365 – 3 Haiku

3 Haiku   she cried yesterday first day of pre-school; today she started eighth grade       they burn such glory demanding we remember Autumn’s final breath       air sticks to my skin soggy and damp―till a … Continue reading

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#149 of 365 – 3 Haiku about one warm day in Winter

3 Haiku about one warm day in Winter    people clamoring for bits of sun, having used their Winter’s ration     we rush the warm noon before Old Man Winter comes back from his smoke break     first … Continue reading

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#141 of 365 – “warm rafters”

“warm rafters”   rain making no bones comes to clear out the snow   and wash away dirt as she tries to bestow   some sort of beginning to the end of this day   as we, weary of Winter’s … Continue reading

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