Argentine Tango

Rookie - 117 Points (11-05-1990 / USA)

Raised From The Scroll


I'm running just like
The tears down my cheek and ink
on the tear-stained page

I'm running behind
But write looking forward to
Times that live in words

As a new dawn breaks
Life is breathed into the chest
Of words ‘til they wake

My sorrow they take
And settle my restless soul
Words raised from the scroll

Submitted: Monday, October 29, 2012
Edited: Monday, October 29, 2012

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Fun with haiku form
times four, although maybe now
that should be times five...

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