An Open Window

the sound of the surf
enters my home through the open window
and a butterfly

Chèvrefeuille (2018)

an ephemeral shimmer
on its ocean-scented wings

the curtain flutters
ruffled by a summer breeze
and the crash of waves

silver-washed butterfly
sails into the blue again

Kim M. Russell, 14th February 2019

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My response to Carpe Diem #1607 Tan Renga Challenge Month 2019 (11) an open window

Today we have a Hineri episode – a Tan Renga with a twist – which means that we not only have to write the second stanza, but also a third and fourth stanza.

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