Three Haiku: Sabbath




within sheer silence
whisperings of beginnings
whimpers of demise


like thread`strung flowers
our prayers disintegrate
this side of heaven


aspire to greatness
becoming small like the ant
you will move mountains


About Peter Notehelfer

I'm a retired people person who now finds the time to watch the little details of the world without worrying about being watched by anyone . . . I live on an Island north of Seattle with my wife named Ellen, a yellow dog named McGee, a yellow cat named Gatzby, and four fine chickens . . . I read fiction, bake bread, smoke salmon, and fish whenever the weather allows . . . Oh, and yes, I try to write a poem every day simply to avoid senility!
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2 Responses to Three Haiku: Sabbath

  1. you do your Japanese step-culture proud, my friend


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