Haiku: Mercury

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I’ve wings on my heels
I closely follow the sun
I reveal your mind

Copyright Francis Barker 2020

Tanka: Mercury Ascends

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Go spring heeled Hermes
chase Phoebus around the sky
my functioning mind
Bless you for your position
when I was hurled in this world

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