because the night

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What ritual words should I offer to the absent moon’s shadow?  A love potion that merges opposite energies into absolute stillness?  A howl that resets the journey and flushes away the dark tides with glittering waves of stars?

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because the night close up s

A quadrille about the new moon for dVerse , hosted by Mish, and Frank Tassone’s #Haikai Challenge.

28 thoughts on “because the night

  1. Firstly, thank you for the video, Kerfe – I love Patti Smith! I love your question and answer haibun. My favourite image:’ A howl that resets the journey and flushes away the dark tides with glittering waves of stars’.

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      1. At least I was in spam, Kerfe – some comments on my posts have been going directly to trash, and I’ve heard about people not able to comment at all! I haven’t changed anything, so it must be Akismet.

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