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Saturday, October 30, 2021

Masked Grim Reaper Haiku

Two Hundred and Seventy-Eighth Entry, Coronavirus Poetry Diary
written on Halloween Eve

gathering dark
the masked Grim Reaper's eyeballs
bulge out of his skull

AddedTwo Hundred and Seventy-Ninth Entry

prolonged quarantine
the sound of midnight
rough sex next door