Wednesday, March 18, 2009


a moth leaves
a young girls grave
only moonlight now

Ambrosia, Issue 3, Spring 2009

8 comments:

  1. What a fascinating blog you have, Dalloway! Good on you!

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  2. i really love the ways this can be taken. it's a beautiful and poignant image but there's a whole lot more...

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  3. A haunting haiku. Sigh... Too sad... having girls of my own...

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  4. Dalloway,

    Here is an Haiku by Issa:

    At my daughter's grave, thirty days after her death:

    Windy fall-
    these are the scarlet flowers
    she liked to pick.

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  5. subtle and very moving...

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