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Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Shadows: A Haibun

Pallbearers carry her small casket through the back door and into the garden, through a field of tall grass and into the cemetery.

dust to dust…
an eagle’s shadow
circles us

Published in A Hundred Gourds, 1:3, June 2012