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{un}holy haiku - 3rd Edition

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The Wistman

reclaimed by forest

cut stone under pine needles

purpose forgotten

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Helen of Annoy

purpose forgotten

but the purpose doesn't forget

filling the new cup  

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The Wistman

filling the new cup

the wine lingers ruby red

last year's amazement

 

 

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Helen of Annoy

last year's amazement 

communicating vessels

under same pressure   

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The Wistman

under same pressure

people charge down obverse paths

trampling the trilliums

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Helen of Annoy

trampling the trilliums 

blinded with urgency born 

out of emptiness 

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The Wistman

out of emptiness

the philosopher proclaims

try some sparkling heart

 

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Helen of Annoy

try some sparkling heart

not too close to those too dry 

near a creek or pond  

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The Wistman

near a creek or pond

croak oracles of the source

soft words at nightfall

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Helen of Annoy

soft words at nightfall

and werewolf will sing them too  

in glory of Moon  

 

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The Wistman

in glory of Moon

the pedantic sages swoon

pages round them strewn

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Helen of Annoy

pages round them strewn

rafts of past gleam floating in 

unexpected sun  

 

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The Wistman

unexpected sun

tearing through a tent of clouds

chance at clarity

 

 

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Helen of Annoy

chance at clarity 

exempt from statistics it

runs into my arms  

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The Wistman

runs into my arms

twilight sifting through the room

lamps inside our eyes

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Helen of Annoy

lamps inside our eyes

disturbing the darkness with

confidence of time  

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The Wistman

confidence of time

permanence surrendering

grey geese flying south

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Helen of Annoy

grey geese flying south

unaware of lines in sand

drawn by shaking hand  

 

 

 

 

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The Wistman

drawn by shaking hand

symbols of the world's design

in recurring dreams

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Helen of Annoy

in recurring dreams

history revolves, crushing 

bones but not the soul   

 

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The Wistman

bones but not the soul

weaken, how the ghostly Time

bullies all substance

 

 

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Helen of Annoy

bullies all substance

reconstructing molecules

surprising results 

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The Wistman

surprising results

best laid plans squashed, new wild cards

clap the winds of change

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Helen of Annoy

clap the winds of change

with wide open barn door, soon 

chickens will come home  

 

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The Wistman

chickens will come home

to their faded nests, dropping

problems in blue pool

 

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