Gert Strydom

Gold Star - 30,073 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

Haiku’s Of Love - Poem by Gert Strydom

When the small death folds
around us, both of us sweat
and die together

you drive your nails in
I hear you moan, see your glance
the whole world sweeps past.

Comments about Haiku’s Of Love by Gert Strydom

  • (4/30/2014 9:10:00 PM)

    Very moving and beautiful pieces! Well done! (Report) Reply

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  • (4/26/2011 1:56:00 AM)

    Nice... well done. It's good to drag haiku out of the tepid world of frogs, ponds and dragonflies and heat its seventeen syllables on the hotplate of desire. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Poem Edited: Thursday, May 19, 2011

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