Haiku # 563

Village hike…
from the mountain top I can see
my sister’s grave

~

Returning to the village…
the old trees have died,
new ones are sprouting

~

Stepped on a hot coal
my sister limping
all the way home

Written during a hike in Tannourine, Lebanon. March 2018.

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