Benguela

you are the ocean ~ with a thousand deep secrets ~ washing on my shore — © Lize Bard 2 Haiku out of Africa — Photo: Namibia 2017/01

Juncture

here’s my secret space ~ where I drift on a sea breeze ~ with wild strawberries — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa — Photos: background Kalahari 2016/11; sculpture Hermanus 2016/11

Nachtmusik

a dust-road night song ~ brings me to a distant door ~ where secrets remain — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Personal

now i bow my head ~ in such deep-felt thankfulness ~ and a private smile — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa0

Breathed

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

Upstream

the secrets we keep ~ those that only we will share ~ amongst all others — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Ambivalence

this sad happiness ~ a secret world opening ~ unexpectedly — © Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa

Invisible

from its blue distance ~ the bright moon is teasing us ~ one side never seen


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Limited access

today I let you ~ into my secret garden ~ for a little while


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Poise

passion and impulse ~ need the secret of balance ~ that I find in you


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