Message

held in suspension ~ all the languages we speak ~ with a single touch — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

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Twigged

you kept listening ~ to all that I did not say ~ then you understood — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Dialect

our vernacular ~ the silences we dare share ~ to understand — ©Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Misapprehenshion

such an oddity ~ even with the same language ~ we don’t understand — Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Perceptiveness

filled with deep insight ~ your vowels sauntering through me ~ allowing stillness — Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Dialect

always something new ~ as I read and read again ~ a body’s still words


© Lize Bard

@ Haiku out of Africa

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All is said

in simplicity ~ directness of expression ~ and intensity


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@ Haiku out of Africa

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