One edge
hanging over the mountain--
the Milky Way

---Shiki
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Red Roses By Her Cheek




pale white hands sweetly folded
red roses by her cheek
love has gone with summers end


rain against the window panes
weeps, weeps for such perfection
oh, please let her not lie in the dark


Autumn Haiku, Contemporary Haiku

3 comments:

Bonnie Bonsai said...

sadness and sorrow for an autumn's end

Leatherdykeuk said...

lovely words for such a heartfelt plea!

Cassiopeia Rises said...

Thank you both Bonnie and Leatherdykeur. I am happy that you liked it.


love, Melanie