And the Gale that Yanks


and the gale that yanks

a mid-flight sparrow off course –

you, of course


This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Theme Week “The Songs of Milarepa”(2) “flying clouds”, 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 Julian Cope –