Late Cherry Blossoms

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droopy branches with
frilly petals in lazy sway –
late cherry blossoms

Pat R

4/27/20

For Frank Tassone’s Weekly Haikai Challenge where the prompt is “Late Cherry Blossoms”. For other entries or to participate go here.

 

Stray Cat

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A mocking bird has been nesting in my small tree. She has been very vigilant about making a ruckus whenever anyone, or anything goes near her nest. The squirrel she was chasing around last week has moved! Now there’s this cat!

 

batting average falls
stray cat sleeps under her tree –
nesting mocking bird

#2

nesting mocking bird
stray cat asleep under her tree –
she stands near my bat

Pat R

4/22/20

For Ronovan Writes Haiku where the prompt words are Bat & Cat.