high summer: three backyard haiku

Three backyard haiku - old mango tree



old mango tree

timelessly birthing




sweet basil and mint

gasping for a cool cocktail

no ice in the fridge



just when you’re thinking

the heat will finish you off

the trees exhale


6 thoughts on “high summer: three backyard haiku

    1. What a dear you are, Tam, to take the time to leave such a kind comment. Thank you. It’s heart-warming to know you appreciate the varied ‘echoes’ that find their way to this blog… 🙂

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