Midnight Meal

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I.
midnight meal
it’s just us
and the waitress

II.
empty coffee cups
we wait in silence
for refills

III.
crumpled napkins
mark the spot
we said goodbye

 

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Image: Nighthawks – Edward Hopper, Wikipedia Commons

Words: senryu, c.b.w. 2016

Part of the 2016 April Poem A Day Challenge (via Poetic Asides on Writer’s Digest) for the April 16 prompt: food establishment

Only to Return

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Sojourn’s end
reminds me
to begin

Second home
for now, gone
Soon let’s speak

My feet on the banks of the Thames (South Embankment), London, June 2011, c.b.w.

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Special Note: Starting next week, I will be expanding the concept of Sunday in London to include different parts of the world while also exploring other creative ways to play with words and images.

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c.b.w. 2012