Tree as Teacher

Two interconnected haikus

Photo by pure julia on Unsplash

Tree taught me a word
Aphyllous — having no leaves
Bare branch buds delight

Mystery uncloaked
Aphyllous — sounds like Phyllis
I’m cousin with both

©Jenine Bsharah Baines 2020

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Jenine "Jeni" Bsharah Baines

Jenine "Jeni" Bsharah Baines

“In the tapestry of life, we’re all connected…weaving a perfect picture together.” Anita Moorjani