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a haiku

in the garden sunning herself a mantis, sated Copyright © 2014 by Christopher Chaffin – All rights reserved  

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always August

It was August, always August, when the heat rose as the sun stretched out its fingers and you scrambled up the apple tree, chasing after those last rays of summer. I never followed, afraid of falling, always tethered to the … Continue reading

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daffodil

A jade shoot springs forth from clumps of soil, braves the morning chill, waits for Mother to cover her with a little yellow rain hat. Cradled by the sun, she leans forward in a regal bow. I poke around the … Continue reading

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