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Notes from a morning walk (Haiku style)

bombus alights on
morning glory, blossoming
above rotting trash

the vines extend their
tentacles upward, fighting
to pull down phone lines

the purple trumpets
sound a silent clarion
for reinforcements

the untamed backyard
grasses respond to the call,
overthrowing the fence

somewhere, a mower
rusts in the shadows while birds
and vermin rejoice.


2 thoughts on “Notes from a morning walk (Haiku style)

  1. ya know, months ago, I was walking to a friend’s house not too far away from your place. I walked past your place on 40th and you and a lady were doing yard work. I thought that was you.

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