Found Haiku: Haiku-A-Day Challenge #19

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I’m joining Trina Haase at Trinarrative for a daily haiku challenge this month.

I’ve been trying to find haiku in pieces of prose I’m reading, especially in lines I might skim or overlook. From Madeline Miller’s Circe, my before bed read:

my grandfather smelled
deep as rich river mud
my father a searing blaze

 

the jagged mountains
wide out-flung blue of ocean
I looked for mortals

 

 

3 thoughts on “Found Haiku: Haiku-A-Day Challenge #19

  1. Pingback: It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? #imwayr 12/24/18 | the dirigible plum

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