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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Selected Haibun: This Drifting Life

I am here -- and not here. Every night I sleep in Taipei, but wake up in Ajax. My mind is winged by a yearning for things not yet lost. It flies into the garden of hometown memories.

between morphine drips ...
feeling the weight
of cold air

Haibun Today, 8:4, December 2014