Haiku: Good News

person standing on hand rails with arms wide open facing the mountains and clouds
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Give me some good news
I want to run in the sun
Let’s begin to live

Copyright Francis Barker 2020

Tanka: When This Is Over

happy granddaughter playing guess who game with aged grandmother while making surprise in light living room of modern apartment
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When this is over
and we can all breathe again
we’ll live for the day
For new days of innocence
Beaming smiles of simple joy

copyright Francis Barker 2020

Daily Haiku: Attachment

family having meal at the table
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Our attachment hurts
Family brings joy and pain
Yet still we must care

copyright Francis Barker 2020