in the forest’s depths
gnarled trees exhale oxygen
a pine-scented breeze
Kim M. Russell, 2018
My response to Carpe Diem’s Winter Retreat 2018 Peace Within
For Carpe Diem’s Winter Retreat 2018, Chèvrefeuille has challenged us to create a haiku or tanka inspired on the theme of ‘Peace Within’ every day during a period of 30 days, until February 15th.