Haiku: The Restoration

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Haiku copyright Francis Barker 2020

The sooner the better…

never in your lifetime — jdubqca (reblog)

the great experiment proved to be nothing but a farce so many years & so many lies if you want to find the truth forget about dwelling on the past instead try looking inwards with ever greater speed & frequency history continues to be rewritten the most recent far from reality but rest assured eventually […]

via never in your lifetime — jdubqca

Haiku: Still That Friday Feeling?

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Picture by Sincerely Media   Haiku copyright Francis Barker

That Friday feeling
You know it used to feel good
Just another day

Haiku: Holidays!

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Haiku copyright Francis Barker 2020  Photo by Sean O.

Haiku: Hankering

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Haiku copyright Francis Barker 2020

How the simple pleasure of meeting for coffee has become an issue.

Haiku: Fleeting Summer

Haiku: Eternal Wisdom

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Haiku copyright Francis Barker 2020

Haiku: The Beautiful Rowan

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Photo copyright Francis Barker 2020

Dearest rowan tree
Some call you the mountain ash
But what’s in a name?

Copyright Francis Barker 2020

Haiku: Change the Narrative

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Photo by Ketut Subiyanto on Pexels.com

What is going on?
Give us a new narrative
A happy ending

Copyright Francis Barker 2020

Spiced Chai – A Poem*

Oh! to be a plateau of spiced chai and drink tea In ocean sips, like tributary lakes flow into sea. Warm sultry pods, the breathed air of elysium, In…

Spiced Chai – A Poem*

Haiku: Happening

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The empty city
The eviscerated minds
Something’s happening

Copyright Francis Barker 2020