how still

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writing an essay
all I deleted
to say what I mean

turning the page
of an older book
the age in my hands

January thaw . . .
letting go
of old heartaches

how still
the winter landscape
I whisper the Psalms

Lily of the Valley and Ferns border is courtesy of Reusable Art – Breathing New Life Into Old Art,

The haiku are from my archives.

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