Leaf [Haiku]

Dappled sun upon A crunchy leaf symphony; Friend of the forest.



Getting dirty isn't civil, So we roll among the roots. Shy sunlight peeks around, Stretching fingers of the shoots.   Escape from concrete jungle, To see my long-limbed friends. Humanity is at war with them, And yet none demand amends.    

The Raven and the Hermit

Original Prompt: A mentally unstable hermit goes to live in the Fukushima exclusion zone. The story is told from the perspective of a curious raven that, due to mutations caused by radiation, developed the intelligence of a 12 year old.:    I was awoken before dawn by a rustling in the brush below. Very unusual … Continue reading The Raven and the Hermit