Tag Archives: aros

Hypnotized

hypnotized watching the coffee drip drip drip ivory-coloured sweet-milk and ice

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Leaving Home

step step PECK step step PECK spotted starlings obscure the lawn parents poised in maples monitor their offspring

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Haiku for the Fey One

her toes in the pond her mother waits with dinner the fey one watches clouds

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Wonder in the Silence

reaching the end of a poem or the grand finale of a fireworks show in the final lines the silence at the core the last firework blossoms the last sparks fall there is wonder in the silence. My thanks to … Continue reading

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Tiny Miracles

– Seed trays fill the window sills; from each cell bend two sprouts seeking the source of light. I double-seed lest some don’t take; this year they’ve all come up. Bristling in their cells. I sketch their futures on note … Continue reading

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Tao of Water

Lake in the morning wavelets coming in ripples going out moving like tai chi circular cloud hands no resistance no obstacle no struggle The water the waves the river gliding molecules a lesson on how to move through a current … Continue reading

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Waiting for Dinner

grey jacket tattered hem barrel chest rust-coloured waistcoat foppish lemon yellow boots on matchstick legs waiting in the shadows waiting white monocle ’round a watchful eye dinner red tartare on an earthen plate yellow boots flash robin red breast runs out … Continue reading

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Spring Garden

budding tulips arching leaves pointy tips sheared off- fat rabbit Linked to Dverse Poets open link night- week 39.

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Haiku

golden grass turns green the bird bath overflows- April’s first rain

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Don’t put them away yet!

folding winter coats away pulling them out one more time every year the same

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