Haiku

 

spider silk—
the pirouette
of a chrysalis

 

flying out
of a forgotten dream
wren song

 

birdsong
before the earth
falls silent

 
© Martha Magenta

World Haiku Review August 2017
https://sites.google.com/site/worldhaikureview2/august-2017/shintai-haiku

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About marthamagenta

Martha Magenta is an award-winning haiku poet living in South West England, UK. She has a passion for herbalism, gardening, veganism, animal rights, Earth and the environment. She has worked for ActionAid, and Friends of the Earth. Her poetry, haiku, haibun, senryu, and tanka have appeared in a number of journals, magazines, and anthologies. She was awarded 2nd and 3rd prizes and Honourable Mentions in contests for haiku, tanka and haibun in 2017/2018. She is listed on The European Top 100 haiku authors, 2017 and 2018. She collects her published work on a blog: https://marthamagenta.com/
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2 Responses to Haiku

  1. madhuri says:

    Love your haiku Martha❤️

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