(Tanka / Senryu Combo) 09.22.21


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

Poets And Storytellers United
Weekly Scribble #88

poets and storytell

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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