haiku

Photograph of a camelia flower by Naomi Madelin to accompany a haiku poem

Camelia

I buy flowers

sensing he won’t

colour the emptiness

 

This haiku poem was published in the British Haiku Society’s journal Blithe Spirit, Volume 23, Number 4, November 2013.

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