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The Lonely Mountain

For J.R.R. Tolkien

By Lena BorondiaPublished 3 months ago Updated 3 months ago 1 min read
"Erebor" Created by author with Dall-E 2


Beyond Misty Mounts,

forlorn but not forgotten—

Erebor beckons.


This Haiku is inspired by and dedicated to J.R.R. Tolkien.


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About the Creator

Lena Borondia

Alaskan Grown Freelance Writer 🤍 Lover of Prose

Former Deckhand & Barista 🤍 Always a Pleaser & Eggshell-Walker

Lifelong Animal Lover & Whisperer 🤍 Ever the Student & Seeker

Traveler 🤍 Dreamer 🤍 Wanderer

Happily Lost 🤍 Luckily in Love

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  • Babs Iverson3 months ago

    Lovely, lovely, lovely, my lovely Lena💕💖💕

  • Max Russell3 months ago

    Beautiful haiku, and I'm particularly biased because of the Tolkein inspiration.🧙🏻‍♂️

  • Scott Wade3 months ago

    Mr Tolkien would smile and say, “You get it!” Wonderful haiku 🥰

  • Cathy holmes3 months ago

    Beautifully said.

  • Dawn Salois3 months ago

    I love both the haiku and image. Very unique and beautiful.

  • SJ Covey3 months ago

    Lovely as ever ❤️

  • A Gorgeous Image - The Lady Of The Haiku - Speaks With Perfection Lovely Haiku

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