Tag Archives: Haiku

For Aafke, and Horse Lovers All

  For Aafke, and Horse Lovers All                                                                                       Swaying, rhythmic roll   Heaven in green, brown and blue   A toss and a snort                                                                  

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                                Night Life    Hushed streets before dawn The doors of the mosque still closed Two cats pounce and play   ۞¤۞¤۞¤۞        

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  Sitting in the Grand Mosque at Mecca one mild spring morning, I listened to the omnipresent birds as they flitted above and around the Kaaba, singing their birdsong. Only birds talk in the Haram.  Humans pray, meditate, and bask in the beauty … Continue reading

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