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terribly content

These haiku were inspired by the Haiku Horizons word prompt “content”.

terribly content
watching the spider package
her larder contents

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all borrowers

By four-twenty this morning, I’d already paid homage to the Goddess, Cérès. I’d lit the candle on my altar, poured an infusion of roasted chicory into a miniature cup and left a nibble of cooked brown rice in a small dish. 554 more words

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all one bucket

I opened my water bill this morning. Even though our water usage remains in the first tier “conservation” zone, the monthly cost of our water is still higher than it was in Oregon. 913 more words

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wind in the door

Yesterday morning was a walking and poetry-writing morning. I walked to the coffee shop at 6:30. Then I sat on a bench and sipped and wrote  outside near the grocery store. 851 more words

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nuts and chocolate

morning bird chip chips
squirrel nuts rattle
dawn liquid the bowl

while lemon writing
her chocolate cake
smallest steel funnel

carefully spelled out
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loneliness and the brightness of being

I’m a horse and buggy woman in a town crowded full of roaring big trucks. At night, the dream world takes me to unknowable places. But awakening strands me on the shore of this world of walls again. 1,099 more words

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american freedom

The following haiku were inspired by the Haiku Horizons word prompt “drive”.

people kill people
more with cars than anything
this drives me crazy

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