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Monoku Monday 9/4/17…Revisiting the Harshness…#haiku #haibun #monoku

In Harshness

haibun poetry

In the crunch of fiberglass,
a shattered mirror dangling on a wire.

In the biting words of a text-message slap,

the piercing cold stare of an evaluator’s review.

In every word and action taken or not.

In every inch of fallen snow power-thrown before sunrise.

 

Not only in rippling lakes cold sunset

 

first published in Image Curve, March 3, 2017

republished here

photograph by Mathieu Nicolet

 

Update: for Poets United–Midweek Motif–word

 

 

 

 

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