jornales

for a moment of joy or moments no one pays for, i give myself a ‘jornal’. this makes me rich. try it.

summer souvenirs

haiku

1.

under a maple tree

robin struts alone

red-eyed

 

2.

stones on the shore

spell out words–

i pick dots in the i’s

 

3.

on the water

full moon halves the bay

we hold hands

 

I give myself $500 each for these summer souvenirs.

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August 19, 2009 - Posted by | haiku, poetry | , , ,

2 Comments »

  1. a lovely set.

    something halved, something joined by a full moon – love it

    Comment by Dalloway | August 19, 2009 | Reply

    • Thanks again, Emma.

      That’s truly how the moon floating on the water in Schelt, Vancouver Is, where I was three weeks ago formed the image–how such seeming serenity and beauty sends some kind of panic over a split, and how in panic a hand creeps to grasp another’s.

      Comment by alee9 | August 19, 2009 | Reply


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