wrapped in choking vines
dry wood and broken branches
life without love is like a tree
without blossoms or fruit
Carpe Diem’s Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (17) Without Blossom has a twist (Hineri). Kristjaan has framed a quote by Khalil Gibran as a two line closing verse (ageku), and we are asked to create the hokku to precede it. My hokku (haiku) appears in blue.
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Landscape with olive trees and mountains in the background, by Vincent Van Gogh