Haiku: Beneath the trees

In my hideaway

swallows fill the rainbow sky

and you are not gone

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Pretending the sun

paints gold the radiant sky

your arms around me

Willard_Leroy_Metcalf_-_Sunlight_and_Shadow_-_Google_Art_Project

Beneath the tall trees

shadow pools soak up the light

my arid heart weeps

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Painting ‘Sunlight and Shadow’ by Willard Leroy Metcalf

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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

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