Today is also ending--
at the bottom of the snowstorm
the gigantic sun

---Arō

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last tanka of 2009

five hours before
the end of the decade
above my window
the cold earth is eating
a piece of blue moon

gerald england

6 comments:

Leatherdykeuk said...

Ohh! lovely!

I couldn't see any of the eclipse.

Beatrice V said...

Such wondrous image, a bit alarming too but marvelous!

RuneE said...

Your poem is much better than my photo - you win hands down.

Kelly M. said...

love the imagery of this haiku!

diana l. said...

Wonderful metaphor. Please do continue to grace us with your writing in the new year.

Alan Summers said...

Sounds like you had a wonderful view.