Haiku 931-933

From Writing Notebook 2021, published in 2022.

birds with loud voices
outshout complaining thunder
just before sunrise

set aside the gifts
the flattery the nuance?
absolutely not.

with a push from fate
I will decide in two days
and I will say yes

4 thoughts on “Haiku 931-933

  1. I love the wit in the final poem, the postponement of a decision that has already been decided. I find the birds battle with the chipmunks for who is going to be loudest in the morning.

    • I am much more of a procrastinator in these last few years, I find – I just don’t like to close down options, or else I like the feeling of having options? Even when I already know what I’ll do…

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