within his armful
of raked leaves
this lifeless dragonfly
Red Dragonfly, August 19, 2011
Haiku and photograph © Kirsten Cliff 2011
This haiku was part of Mellisa Allen's illustrated Dragonfly Dreams post on her blog Red Dragonfly last week: a stunning collection of haiku, haiga, tanka and images. Much more than a blog post and one that won't be forgotten in a hurry.