#Haiku Happenings #9: Toni Spencer’s latest #quadrille #haibun for #dversepoets!
The cat in the picture is my boy Sam Cat the Ripper. I had to have him euthanized last October due to a huge tumor growing on his heart. He lived a happy life. This was his favorite place to lie in the yard. A quadrille is a form unique to dVerse. It has exactly 44 words, excluding the title, and use the prompted word which today is puzzle.
Deep pink petals fall on the wet green grass forming an ideogram. The crepe myrtle blooms are drifting to the ground. A ghost cat lives there waiting forever, switching his tail.
life is a puzzle –
a clam to pry open –
symbols mean nothing
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