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2016, September 9 - 1894 - Mt Etna

strange world of white clouds (5)
drifting over warm black sand (7)
waiting to explode (5)


2016, September 8 - 1893 - valley

spotlights on hillsides (5)
as sunlight bursts through soft clouds (7)
golden green and rock (5)


Haiku #268

Does it have to be

Me? Please. Surely someone else

Exists who can help?


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If after every tempest come such calms, may the winds blow till they have wakened death.


Nothing About Us Without US

Nothing about us without us

Nothing wings us to the earth and star-

Fronted lights and times of the edge

And the start a-fresh of the use of the needle… 35 more words

Parson of the barn

Early light etches fiery blades
from wooden boards
and opens bitter lemon doors.

Into a realm of swept passageway
and time worn concrete.

Sweet scents of summer straw… 304 more words