Category: haikai

“moonlight…” a #tanka (3/28/23)

3/28/23: glisten moonlight glistens off fresh tears bearing away hope fading footsteps #tanka#micropoetry#poetry


An assignment. Then two, then many: The “to do” list grows, a field of weeds in bloom. The hours available to meet such responsibilities dwindle before their demand. I plunge foward through the maelstrom, only to be born away. The refrain of a familiar Billy Joel song ever […]