senryu

divorce
his side of the bed has more
room than mine

 

Alzheimer’s
she buys another
snow globe

 
mini skirt
the wind whistles
through the arcade

 
I caress his body
in a spirit of ecstasy
Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud

© Martha Magenta

Failed Haiku Journal of English Senryu Vol 2, Issue 14, March 1, 2017

http://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue15.pdf

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About marthamagenta

Martha Magenta lives in Bristol, England, UK. She has a passion for herbalism, gardening, Earth and the environment, animal rights and veganism. She has worked for ActionAid, and Friends of the Earth. She has been writing poetry for several years. More recently she has studied haiku and related arts. Her poetry, haiku, senryu and tanka have appeared in a number of journals and magazines. She collects her published work on a blog: https://marthamagenta.com/
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