Mum's Rosebeds, a haiku by Michael J Leach at Spillwords.com
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Mum’s Rosebeds

Mum’s Rosebeds

written by:  Michael J Leach

@m_jleach

 

wintertime—Mum breathes

her final breath…springtime dawns—

her pink roses bloom

Michael J Leach

Michael J Leach

Michael J. Leach lives on unceded Dja Dja Wurrung Country in Bendigo, Victoria. His poems reside in Rabbit, Cordite, Meniscus, Verandah, Spillwords, Plumwood Mountain, the Medical Journal of Australia, the 2021 Hippocrates Prize Anthology, and elsewhere. Michael’s poetry collections include Chronicity (Melbourne Poets Union, 2020) and Natural Philosophies (Recent Work Press, forthcoming).
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