Owl cherita haibun

 

Night sky is a broken river of diamonds.

 

East wind rattles branches,

and I think I hear the stars lament.

 

Moon is glowing, growing,

but soon the dark will shrink

and winter fade, a frozen memory.

 

Bring back the light, owl

when you fly great feathered moth

to the night’s confines.

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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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