Tag: haiku

one deep breath: short & sweet

Inspired by the workshop I’m sitting in today (and my friend keeping me sane):

I got no window, it is a pane.

 

more short & sweet breaths from the poets at one deep breath 

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one deep breath: breath


photo by Elizabeth Moore
 —
 remembering her
breath, cherry blossoms bloom
to capture her scent
more breaths from the poets at one deep breath

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“Where I End and You Begin”

unwashed scent lingers
on memories passionate
sleep enfolded

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one deep breath: color(ful)

against smooth skin a
bruise raises up, reminding
sad songs of darkness

 

more color(ful) breaths from the poets at one deep breath 

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“Danger of Love”

illuminated
she burns on my dreams.  the fog
shrouds everything

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one deep breath: spices

subtle bittersweet
masterfully confused with
a touch of pepper

more spicy breaths from the poets at one deep breath

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one deep breath: another shelter

 

we cover ourselves
warmed by goose down and flannel
while the moon stands guard

another shelter @ a rhino walks 

more places of shelter from the poets at one deep breath 

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one deep breath: shelter

 

by protecting us
from rainy days. a rainy
kiss remains a dream

another shelter @ a rhino walks

more places of shelter from the poets at one deep breath

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one deep breath: twilight/dusk

we embrace between
a chill of moonlight and the
warmth of winter’s sun

 

more breaths of twilight/dusk by the poets of one deep breath 

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one deep breath: roots/connection

Ashes (a haiku)

for grandma

they too fade away
reduced to a jar those
eighty-three years

 

more roots & connections from the poets at one deep breath 

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