Mar 13

A haiku bouquet

Photo by Kaitlyn Baker on Unsplash

I hear your words as
Solitary rays of light~
Heralds of the dawn.

As gentle whispers
A breeze among the blossoms
Petals on the lips.

Silken ripples fall
As softly crashing waves
In moonlit orchards.

Messengers of spring
Alight on flowing water~
Vessels bearing joy.

Drawn by…

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Feb 17

A Poem

Photo by Chandler Cruttenden on Unsplash

In my dreams there is mud
Acres of dark brown earth
Churned by wheels,
An endless procession of industry
Cutting, slicing, severing roots
No corner left to be.

In my mind the ground is fallow
Any thoughts only shallow things
No light reaching depths
Nor worms bringing life
An empty barren land…

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Jan 12

A Haiku Bouquet.

Photo by BAILEY MAHON on Unsplash

Golden light lingers
In the space you used to fill
Refusing to fade.

You spoke endlessly
Seeking to fill every breath
But your words are lost.

Stolen by the wind
As it chased memories
From the dark corners.

Your bite left teeth marks
Puncture wounds marring my soul
Leaving…

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