koi pond
the things I have yet
to outgrow

4 Responses

  1. Magyar Says:

    __ We all honor memories of our childhood… life's' gains that overcome all loss of time; to your grand thought Michelle_! _m

    todays memory
    steps of yesterday
    grow tomorrows

  2. williamgottlieb Says:

    I love this haiku. It's so SURPRISING: the koi, of course, do not outgrow their koi pond. But to take that reality and make it pertinent to the human, and the human heart…very creative and compelling. Thank you for a moment of deep delight…

  3. Karen Harvey Says:

    That’s sweet. Thank you.

  4. Sheila Sondik Says:

    Beautiful–it moves in so many directions.

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