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Jesus James Llorico


Life (Haiku)


Death felt in high winds
Life's travel in sudden shift
No one can stop it...

Submitted: Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 25, 2013

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  • Rookie - 8 Points Sj Holland (8/23/2013 9:45:00 PM)

    Yes, it comes swiftly, in the end, no matter how slowly it approaches. I imagine it is like a high wind that sweeps us away, and we are helpless as we leave. Nice Haiku. Distills what can seem complicated to many. Love that 5/7/5 and the succinctness of this poetic format. (Report) Reply

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