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House of Haiku

October Transitions

A Seasonal Haiku

Photo: author collection — Philadelphia PA — October 2021

Hello Halloween
Faded summer blooms abound
Maple leaf glory

In my walks around the neighborhood, here in both Philadelphia, PA and Asbury Park, NJ, I see the glory of colorful, deciduous leaves which have changed from green to shades of brown, yellow and crimson. And the fading of the summer blooms. The juxtaposition of old — those…



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