Home - a haibun

Home - a haibun

A Poem by Luna
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a haibun is a composition made of a prose section and a haiku. here's one about memories from my childhood :)

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I’m seven. Fingers intertwined with my grandma’s, I walk on the soft, green grass of her enormous garden, unknowingly creating one of the many memories of my happy and carefree childhood. I breathe deeply, inhaling clean air and smelling thousands of different flower scents. The birds are chirping, the sun is warming every inch of my body. I kneel to the ground and gently pick up a cat- one of the many- and pet him, softly combing his gray fur. When I get up again, grandma hands me a daisy, one of those small, white, innocent flowers of which the petals we often have the habit to pick. That’s exactly what I start doing. “M’ama - non m’ama - m’ama - non m’ama…”

In the distance, dandelions

Swaying with the wind

Their seeds flying away

© 2019 Luna


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Added on April 7, 2019
Last Updated on April 7, 2019
Tags: home, child, girl, love, grandparents, garden, flowers, sun, colors, scents, haiku, prose, haibun, childhood, happiness, joy

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