Senryu

 

Alzheimer’s—
a balloon on a stick
says get well soon

 

lost voice –
the doctor searches
with a camera

 

silver slipper moon—
I fail to fit
his image of me

 

#shithole
my neighbour builds
a higher fence

 

© Martha Magenta

Failed Haiku Journal of Senryu April 1, 2018

https://failedhaiku.com/2018/04/01/issue-28-is-up-for-your-viewing/#like-990

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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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