Tag Archives: starry night

Home Again – Haibun Thinking

AnElephantCant remember forever Maybe just 1 or 2 hundred years But though he is old His humour’s not cold His rhymes still reduce strong men and he hopes pretty ladies to tears AnElephant makes another interminable assault on this great … Continue reading

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The Coffee of Great Art

AnElephantCant help wondering how the great Pablo Represents that staple of civilisation the coffee Does his cubist view Show the cream shining through Or is it plain black or flat white or all frothy He shows how the cup sees … Continue reading

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She Is

She is Warmth In the winter Sunshine In the dark A bird That sings Butterfly wings She is The night sky Full of stars Twanging guitars A laugh That can light The longest night She is Waves Over stones A … Continue reading

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I See Skies of Blue and Clouds of White

AnElephantCant stop contemplating the sky Though most folk say it is over his head He likes to savour each drop As he gazes up Unless of course he’s at home in his bed Le ciel over La Med is quite … Continue reading

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And Every Step is Neatly Planned for a Poet …

AnElephantCant stay in Scotland much longer Where he heads off to now nobody knows He is looking quite smart As he makes a fresh start With new luggage and some real cool new clothes Well okay he already tells you … Continue reading

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