Old Dragon


old dragon

slayer stares at the moon and counts

falling scales


This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #816 Draco (Dragon), another great prompt from Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s The Human League  –

4 thoughts on “Old Dragon

  1. Love the falling scales — yes, a story in a haiku!!! It feels like it’s as much a fairy tale as astrology / astronomy. 🙂

    And wow … I haven’t heard this song in ages. 🙂

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