Once Upon…


Once Upon …

a snowy field
shadows of wings
crows in flight

a rain slicked street
street light smears
paint a sunset


a swollen cloud
the sky feels
within reach

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I ended up re-writing #3 as something separate from the lead-in prompt. I like this version better so I’m including it in today’s batch!

a swollen cloud
pushes the sky
within reach

– – –

Photo: Camille Pissarro, Boulevard Montmartre la nuit, Wikipedia Public Domain

Words: haiku, c.b.w. 2015

Part of the 2015 November Poem A Day Chapbook Challenge (Poetic Asides via Writer’s Digest) for the November 4 Prompt: Once upon a …


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