Autumn afternoon
we keep our distance
in dappled light
talking about the life
we haven’t shared


5 Responses

  1. Mojde Says:

    Sad…
    The distance
    will always be filled
    with a shared unshared life

  2. Mike Schoenburg Says:

    autumn leaves fall
    the old stripper
    sheds her clothes 🍁🍃🍂

  3. janewilliams Says:

    This is such a lovely tanka, I've reread and shared it. Thank you for writing it.

  4. Magyar Says:

    In dappled light, caring vanishes as 'tis whirled away. Well seen. _m

    cooler winds
    whirl to spin our fallen leaves
    centrifugal care

  5. seaviewwarrenpoint Says:

    Shades of a love that never happened.

    Very nice.

    marion

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