Fallen

(Tanka / Senryu Combo) 09.22.21

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I have seen roses
unfolding in the morning
—more ready than I—
I should have risen with them
Summer has forsaken me.

Now I am bereft.
Mid-afternoon Equinox
I can find no rose

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Weekly Scribble #88
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6 thoughts on “Fallen

    • Thanks, Frank. I’m honored. Apparently, I overlooked instructions to include a line from one of Magaly’s wonderful prompt-poems. My only excuse is, um…attentional insufficiency? I dummo. But I’m glad you saw me fit for reblogging!

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