douglas scotney

Veteran Poet - 3,067 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Haiku Play: T-Combo


For his morning tea
A monk takes utter silence
With chrysanthemums.

For their tea, chrysanthemums
take utter silence with a monk
and a monk with utter silence.

Utter silence takes
Chrysanthemums with a monk
And a monk with chrysanthemums,

And chrysanthemums
With utter silence
Are taken by a monk.

Submitted: Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, June 05, 2013
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