From Writing Notebook 2021, published in 2022.
Dreams of sorry and
I didn’t mean it Can you
forgive me? but you
did Mean it Said it and twice.
That’s why it’s only a dream.
with the elderly sedan
is suspended – or ended?
The repair estimate speaks.
Light blue eyes slow blink.
The monster approaches you
stops short drops down and –
rolls over. Rub his belly?
That’s what he wants you to do?
Golf club wannabe.
The ball and its lies. The shot
in the rough. Sand trap.
Putting green. And of course the
lies told at the nineteenth hole.
3 thoughts on “Tanka 279, 283, 284, 285”
#284 – I think I have one of those monsters in my house!
Cookie monster? (K)
Yes, it could be. Which is nicer than what I was thinking of, a giant dinosaur-like thing. I was thinking about this situation watching a dinosaur monster movie and I wondered, what if…???
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