haiku for halloween

fallen leaves

smell of rotting flesh

raked under the pile


wrenched from its socket

writhing in winter wind

a broken branch


ginkgo arbour

amber eyes tremor

in the shadows


©️2018 Ontheland

Haikai Challenge #57: Halloween

Ginkgo trees by HeungSoon

12 thoughts on “haiku for halloween

  1. oh, wrenched from its socket …. how cool a description is this …. except for the tree limb …. but most excellent observation and translation!

    wonderful trio here 🙂

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