a thin layer of dust
on my good-luck stone
Published in Sketchbook, 7:1, "precious stones" Haiku Thread, January / February 2012
(Editor's Choice Haiku)
Seneca said, “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.” The users of these stones might have believed otherwise about the preparation required:
A Room of My Own: Border Gate Tanka - a touch of winter sunlight ... the barefoot boy waits with two backpacks at the border gate Note: My haiku below could be read as a sequel to the tanka abov...