#Haiku Happenings #4: Merril’s latest #haibun for my current #haikai challenge!
Monday Morning Musings:
The week has been busy with chores and long with anticipation. The solstice has come and gone. Full moon and winter sun are concealed behind the clouds—but they are there.
winter moon hidden,
she hums of spring a-coming
dreams bloom like flowers
A tsunami crashes upon a beach. Seething like volcanoes, protestors erupt, striking and burning. Children starve. Our government shuts down. Our leader is not one, and he grows increasingly erratic. When will his enablers realize he is a wannabe emperor? When will they finally realize he has no clothes? I look for the helpers. I need to be a helper. I look for the light.
long winter darkness
broken by dawn’s blushing sighs
dormant dreams awake
Our older daughter and her wife arrive from Boston. Our other daughter comes over to eat Wawa hoagies with us and to decorate cookies. We drink warm spiced wine…
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