Treasure Island

Heather Burns


Senryu Gathering Fragments


Disturbing the calm
strong winds sweep across the plains
gathering fragments.

















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Submitted: Sunday, October 27, 2013
Edited: Monday, August 11, 2014

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  • Wahab Abdul (10/27/2013 2:27:00 PM)

    a beautiful picture painted, this is the fallen leaves of lives, broken parts of relation, remain here and there, scattered, emotions play a great role in life, emotions are like storms...a fantastic poem with with indirect treatment of the theme...in using extraordinary metaphors.. love it.... ten marks... (Report) Reply

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