Timid starts beget longevity, peace – beware infatuation, whose coals, burning too brightly, blind and scald its victims. (Written for Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge: peace/love.
She is listening, watching, her mind absorbing – so many images, emotions, lacks the filters, the context to frame experience into rational understanding – guide
Scars evoke pity – she saves lost souls, adopts pain – healed, he walks away. (Written for Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge: he/ she, Manic Mondays
When love, open-eyed and uplifting appeared she shuddered, withdrew, Shame’s shadow casting putrid projections fear and uncertainty cloaked her, masked desire as repulsion – wore
Was it real, or a dream? Flash of brown eyes.. that smile – just for him – inviting… Consumed was he raced everyday to that
It’s like cycling uphill in three lanes of traffic in a snowstorm trying to communicate with you I keep peddling – sending signals – but