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Life’s Sweetness

Over the River and Through the Woods: A Tanka

Photo by Anne Nygård on Unsplash

I still remember
Trips to my Grandmother’s house
Over the river
And through the woods, I believe
Is the song we used to sing

Smoke from chimneys near
Bright birch trees and snowy roads
Grey clouds hovered high
Bubbling brooks…




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KiKi Walter

KiKi Walter

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