“A Few Haiku (1)”

(c) 2017 by Michael L. Utley

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(#1)

Raindrop on elm leaf
Slipping toward oblivion
I am falling too

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(#2)

Misty river bank
I can hear the water cry
Through its mournful veil

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(#3)

Stream among the reeds
Peeks at me through cattails
Laughs and runs away

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(#4)

Autumn rain has come
Orb weaver’s sorrowful web
Latticework of tears

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(#5)

New-born winter calves
Gambol in fresh morning snow
Like little drunk men

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(#6)

Chilly winter sun
Heaven dines on balmy feast
Earth begs for a crumb

2 thoughts on ““A Few Haiku (1)”

    1. Thanks so much. Memories of my days on the farm, watching these little calves frolic and stumble about in the bright, freezing mornings. Calves are adorable and curious and awkward and entertaining to watch. I appreciate your nice comment, as always. 🙂

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