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Wednesday, January 17, 2007

TWO LOOKS AT HALF-IRISH (A Pair of Dream Haiku)

Yes, it's not St. Patrick's Day, but I'm half-Irish year round! :-) So, here are a pair of haiku I just wrote in the wee hours of this morning, based on a dream I had during the night. Irish was not specifically referenced in the dream, but was clearly contained within the imagery.

lace curtains
the rips let in
more light

* * *

the shanty escape
back through the mob

(Click here for explanations of "lace curtain [Irish]" and "shanty [Irish].")

The last dream of the night ended with Sarah Jessica Parker reluctantly taking the lead in a musical. She was dancing and singing in a lengthy production number of a song called "Flying." LOL! Maybe I will get off the ground again, out of the past and history. So Mote It Be!

* * * *

Resource: Finding the Easy by William Stimson, an essay that speaks very deeply to me right now.

‘til next time, keep dreaming,


[aka: Patricia Kelly]

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At 12:46 AM , Blogger Gerald England said...

I like the lace curtain ku, it really kind of echoes many different moments.

At 8:46 AM , Blogger Roswila said...

Thanks, Gerald. I like the lace curtain one more, myself. The second does leave a great deal to the imagination! Maybe too much. :-)


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