The Haiku Shack
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The Haiku Shack

Essence Of Lillies

A poem

Purple lillies

The peculiar scent of lilies always makes me think of you,

Enticing me to look into the backyard of your life.

The fences you erected, you hid your sorrows in the suitcase of your soul.

But I can still see them.

I can see the heavy cross-traffic of your thoughts zigzagging through your mind, telling you the truth…



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Robin Christine Honigsberg

Sensitive eccentric.Writes mainly short stories & about living w/several mental illnesses. 3xOD survivor. Top Writer in “Reading.” Editor-“AYOT”