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tree branches daguerreotype

roused into life
where the dove’s feet curl 
– a branch, in bloom 

Linked to Carpe Diem #720: If Taken in My Hand

This haiku from Basho was our inspiration: for today:

if taken in my hand
it would vanish in hot tears
autumn frost

© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold)

I went in a slightly different direction — sorry Chevrefeuille! 

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