washed but not cleansed

the day lost–where did it go?  did it depart or disappear?
what summons took it away, left us hanging in empty wind?–
scattering bits of sanity like lost laundry, unflown birds

The prompt for NaPoWriMo Day 20 is to write a sijo.

The only thing I unpacked today after the movers left was the computer. I know I’m behind on reading posts, but will try to catch up in the next week.

13 thoughts on “washed but not cleansed

  1. I really like this. I haven’t been so impressed by some of this form, but I really like how you did this–the questioning and the imagery. Perfect words and art pairing, too.

    Congratulations on the move! Good luck with the unpacking.

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