Death Tanka

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Death makes dust of us

While I still breathe, I shall dance

Death makes children wise

And their grief raw, heart-breaking

Go give solace to strangers

Mini Troubadoura 2018

“Take your foot out of the graveyard, they are busy being dead.”
― Anne Sexton, The Complete Poems

Please visit my busking and poetry blog at theminitroubadoura.com

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