dew quivers

as the skylark’s singing goes

lonelier then


last dewdrops

and first tears evaporate

a skylark’s singing


lonelier songs

emerge from nights in the dew

skylark by skylark



These poems were written in response to Carpe Diem Time Machine #6: Skylark, another great prompt hosted by Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s the Jeff Beck Group –