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moonlight morse

excerpt from In a Leaning Sky (five poems in august)

By CAPublished about a year ago Updated about a year ago 1 min read
Runner-Up in Time Capsule Haiku Challenge

spindly limbs tapping

moonlight morse at my window

the past wants to talk



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"Tell all the truth but tell it slant" - Emily Dickinson.

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  • Denelsia Walkerabout a year ago

    Congratulations 🎉, this is beautifully written. It took me to that sacred place where dreaming yet still having to be aware am in the present. Reflection and remembrance are great teachers. 🌹

  • Loryne Andaweyabout a year ago

    This gave me chills! Congratulations on placing in this challenge! ❤'d and subscribed 😄

  • C. H. Richardabout a year ago

    love the last line "the past wants to talk". Congratulations !

  • Dooney Potterabout a year ago

    “The past wants to talk” capturwa the essence of this poem. Beautiful metaphor.

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