Monthly Archives: July 2016

Short lives on the ground

Short lives on the ground Cicadas must get busy Louder to call mates  

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Everything quiet

Everything quiet Summer Sunday afternoon Only cicadas

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Walking long alone

Walking long alone Summer night gardenia’s scent When cicadas sleep

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Sudden torrential rain

Sudden torrential rain Free car washing summer’s gift All cars slowing down

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Getting off the car

Getting off the car Heard the season’s first cicada Street trees lush to shade

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Short lives of flowers

Short lives of flowers But for nature’s requirement They live long enough

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In the morning mist

In the morning mist Hear chirping but no bird seen Who sends the message?

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Birds I have not heard

Birds I have not heard Flowers I’ve never seen before Fear of global change

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Lotus stalks growing

Lotus stalks growing High above the moat water Buds about to open

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Waving in no wind

Waving in no wind Morning glories on the eaves Sparrows underneath

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