divorce court –
I park near
the funeral home
Issue 15.1 | 19 May 2015
Great one, Bryon. I like the way lines 1 and 3 mirror each other. It rings a bell:
hand in hand
with my shadow—
Olivier Schopfer, Modern Haiku 45.3, Autumn 2014.
Funny, but not without depth. A divorce is the death of something.
final decree . . .
not quite sure when
Finality, of both sorts. Very effective.
almost a friend
Azami #28 (Japan, 1995)
The Temple Bell Stops: Contemporary Poems of Grief, Loss and Change (Modern English Tanka Press 2012)
divorce court is near the funeral home? divorce can be freedom for some.
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