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#Haikai Challenge #123: first sparrows [twittering] (hatsusuzume)

#Haiku Happenings #1 (1/28/20): Jade Li’s latest #tanka for my current #haikai challenge!

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Bird Drawing - Pink - Sparrow - Silhouette by D Hackett

Pink blanket pulled up
Behind frozen bones of trees —
Sparrow’s silhouette

Snuggling in my warm bed
Wakened, with Spring, by his song

Frank J. Tassone is the host of Haikai Challenge.  Frank says:
This week, write the haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga, etc.) that states or alludes to first sparrows twittering (hatsusuzume).

image:  “Pink Sparrow Silhouette” by D. Hackett

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