A Haiku Each Day

Sixty-two hundred and five Syllables a year.

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A Long Winter’s Nap

Winter makes her bed
Laying a blanket of snow
Over sheets of ice.

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Cold Morning

Bitter winter wind
Steals the steaming clouds of breath
Right under my nose.

Hunt

Pierced by falcon claws
Red feathers on the white snow
A cardinal sin.

Snow

The year’s first snowfall
The cat bats at the window
To catch the snow birds.

Author’s Note

Dear Miss Havisham:
The wedding and you – both off.
Sincerely, Charles.

For Poetry Challenge: “What the Dickens?” at Bookstains. Inspired by the novel Great Expectations.

Illumination

Each suburban lawn
A page in fall’s manuscript
Burnished with gold leaves.