One Day

deep earth ploughed constant

secrets compelling  seduce –

land spent, exhausted


rivers twist and turn

deep lies hidden, forgotten –

the heart emerges


porphyry cloak rests

a field impoverished wails:

do now wrap our tears


trees bring forth new fruit

seed never really alone –

their worm does now die


cradle of cosmos

nest calling birds from the tomb –

oecumene take flight!


(Written for Daily Post Weekly Writing Challenge: Haiku Catchoo!)




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