Tag Archives: alone

Senryu – Failed Haiku

  campsite rules: don’t without authorisation     all alone . . . the last chocolate     cancer ward the nurses break for a cigarette     pantomime taking a bow in Parliament     supermarket herbs my urge … Continue reading

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Tanka – Frameless Sky

  swallows leave . . . I feel a chill wind around me a desolate winter without you     age is fencing me in slowly the shadows of my past creep up on me     ghosting – you … Continue reading

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Post-Antibiotic Apocalypse (haibun)

  Entering the waiting room, everyone leaves a vacant seat between themselves and the next patient. Until it becomes so full, that late arrivals squeeze into the in-between seats, trying not to touch the patients next to them. I gaze … Continue reading

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