Tag Archives: 25 words or less

middle ground ~haiku

why is it always

too much or just not enough

where is the balance

~Melanie Thomason

2018

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sleep

being

broken and weary

seeking eternal slumber

she curled beneath it’s canopy

the winter tree laid down it’s leaves

blanketing her in serendipity

 

~Melanie Thomason

12/21/2017

 

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whispering sweet nothings

she gently placed him in his crib

as his eyes fluttered and closed

for the last time

~Melanie Thomason

6/9/17

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moth

a moth flew in my tea

when i wasn’t looking

sometimes life is like that

 

 

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spoon

rip my heart out and eat it with a spoon

a grapefruit spoon should work perfectly

Melanie Thomason

5/30/2017

 

 

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nothing else matters

I’ve looked at life

from both sides now

been tangled up in blue

and still,

my dear,

some-how

the only truth

I know

is you

 

~Melanie Thomason

*Apologies and thanks for “borrowed” lines from Metallica,  Joni Mitchell,  Bob Dylan, & Simon and Garfunkel

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softly silent

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daffodils

silently trumpet

the new moon

that crept in

softly and unseen as a

cat on padded feet

~Melanie Thomason

 

 

 

 

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morning

 

morning has crept in

on slippered feet

without disturbing the silence

or piercing the darkness

~Melanie Thomason

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