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The Pine Tree

A Nature Haiku

By Liz SinclairPublished about a month ago ā€¢ 1 min read
Runner-Up in Time Capsule Haiku Challenge
The Pine Tree
Photo by Charles Etoroma on Unsplash

The pine is leaning

How long has it grown this way?

Giving shape to wind.

nature poetry

About the Creator

Liz Sinclair

Amateur historian who loves travel and lives in Asia. I write 'what-if' historical stories, speculative fiction, travel essays and haiku.

Twitter: @LizinBali. LinkedIn: sinclairliz

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  • Robbie Cheadle12 days ago

    A lovely haiku. Congratulations with your placing.

  • Donna Renee13 days ago

    This was so lovely and I think you did a fantastic job hitting the challenge...congratulations!

  • Loryne Andawey13 days ago

    Now that is how a haiku is done. That last line twist was exquisite. Congratulations on placing in this challenge. ā¤'d and subscribed šŸ¤—

  • Caroline Jane13 days ago

    Excellent stuff and a real homage to the origins of haiku. Well done!

  • Kristen Balyeat14 days ago

    This is beautiful! Iā€™m in love with that last line! Congrats on your placement! šŸ’«

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