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Aleksandra

Haiku Train - catch it - free tickets

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Thanks Tinks.

 

in the afternoon's siesta,

head bowed and silent-

breeze flips the book's pages.

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On ‎4‎/‎21‎/‎2012 at 0:24 AM, JoelJosol said:

Thanks Tink.

in the afternoon's siesta,
head bowed and silent-
breeze flips the book's pages.

breeze flips book's pages
covertly moves plot forward
tide laps at the shore

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tide laps at the shore,

darkens and wrinkles the sand -

another furrowed brow

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On ‎5‎/‎26‎/‎2012 at 1:58 AM, badger11 said:

tide laps at the shore,
darkens and wrinkles the sand -
another furrowed brow

Now that was a good one Badge. Love where you took that one.

another furrowed brow
mars my reflection
grandson makes my smile

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sound of cicadas
from lantern lit patio
click of laptop keys

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we tackle the world
one impression at a time
pebble in creek bed
                   ~~jvg

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in broken bottles
lying on the cold grey shore
shards of loves past

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eyes are wide open
staring into the darkness
hand on my shoulder
                        ~~jvg

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OOOOoooooh love that line Badge...

teeth biting the wire
taste of metal seers my tongue
outside looking in

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On ‎1‎/‎19‎/‎2013 at 2:06 PM, badger11 said:

outside looking in
a sudden smile weaving threads
neither saw coming

neither saw coming
in the cold fog of winter
a beacon ignites

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Geez Badge, As if "neither saw coming" wasn't hard enough now you're throwing Welsh at me.

ascend Pen y Fan
with diamond caps glistening
crown of Camelot

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men of Harlech sing
deep rich tones in minor key
Croeso i Gymru

*Croeso i Gymru = Welcome to Wales

(This is dedicated to Mr. Jones, a 92 year old Welsh gentleman who on his daily walk would stop at the office where I worked in the early 70s (the door to the street was usually open and my desk was in the front). He was always smiling and he would stop to chat. Once he learned my greatgrandmother came to the US from Wales he decided to teach me Welsh and he would sing Welsh songs to me.. I didn't learn much but I looked forward to his visits and was saddened when after about a year he stopped coming by.)

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hear the hush of her

and then comes the rush of her

pure voice cascading

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