Take Off


blue jays launch
wings outstretched
cloudless sky

a cricket leaps
floor to window
dodging the cat


a day free
to watch the sunrise
and just breathe

– – –

Image: Sleeping Cat – Pierre-Auguste Renoir, WikiArt.org

Words: haiku, senryu, c.b.w. 2016

Part of the 2016 April Poem A Day Challenge (via Poetic Asides on Writer’s Digest) for the April 27 prompt: take off



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