Stratigraphy

finding our bedrock ~ after years excavating ~ layered affection —© Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Breathed

a whispered secret ~ lies between these rocks ~ in a moment shared — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Grounded

standing on this rock ~ my two feet firmly planted ~ in tomorrow’s light — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Like a rock

what is a woman? ~ we are soft and kind and strong ~ we are who we are — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Rock

and there you appeared ~ in the middle of my path ~ to reclusiveness — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

These rocks

they found each other ~ and have been here ever since ~ needing nothing more — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Special

wary of people ~ preferring soft stones and words ~ yet you are welcome — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Another rock

the yellow moon globe ~ reclining on its lazy back ~ marking our slow night — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Murmur

softly rumbling stones ~ your voice flows like a river ~ listening to you — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Favourite

a darling black stone ~ one who is warmed by the sun ~ and soft to the touch — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Sanctuary

understanding me ~ in freedom and solitude ~ you shelter my heart — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Courage

our hearts must be strong ~ if we choose to follow them ~ to weather the storms — Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Nebel

a misty morning ~ folding you in its embrace ~ I stand here alone


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Being

poetry of life ~ our freedom and dignity ~ found in solitude


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Final resting place

closer, close by ~ the end approaches every day ~ our return to stone


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Bluff

from a rugged cliff ~ I hear the north wind roaring ~ echoing your name


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@ Haiku out of Africa

The gift

he gave her a stone ~ the best gift she ever had ~ a piece of his heart


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Guardian

take care of this dream ~ our universe created ~ in a blue moment


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@ Haiku out of Africa

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Future

I stand on this rock ~ my two feet firmly planted ~ in tomorrow’s light


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