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Falling Star

to a falling star
that night you searched
a haunted city
just for me


Summer Tanka #1.15

As the full moon drifts

My new neighbor dressed in clouds

Rests upon the blessed

Air of early summer rain

Sweetened by the dampened earth


Heeding Haiku With HA: In Flight

Greetings! This is Paloma, filling in for HA.

Anyone who has visited my blog knows that I am a huge fan of Nick Cave. So for this week’s inspiration I offer you one of my favorite songs – accompanied by a beautiful video.   197 more words


Bamboo Hut - A Tiny Swallow


a tiny swallow
steps off the cliff
into the wind
will today be the day
I finally let go


Bamboo Hut 

Spring 2015

Wabi Sabi Poems And Images


and the
whisper of trees
ushers you
between worlds


Frayed | A Poem

ropes get frayed when you
don’t keep them out of the weather
dry rot makes them fray
if the sunshine is too bright
you have broken me down

Dark Poems

Tanka (Musey Baby)

24 Jun 2015 – Tanka

A splendid breakfast
and a really fine nights’ sleep.
A quiet morning.
Musey Baby, does the thought
of me off work still tweak ya?