haikai

“withered maple…” a #tanka (9/6/19)

9/6/19: dying trees

withered maple

How can it still survive

its pestilence?

What will provide us shade

when it finally falls?

Inspired by: Second Place ($50)

“broken oaks…”

Michael H. Lester

Los Angeles, California

http://www.tankasocietyofamerica.org/tsa-contest/winners-and-judges-comments/2019-sanford-goldstein-international-tanka-contest-winners

Advertisements

Categories: haikai, haiku community

Tagged as: , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s