July 27: Full moon last night

full moon
once again I forget
to look up

city haze obscures the moon           uncertain dogs barking

moon caught in the trees
the neighbors gather
to watch it escape

milk and the moon stirred into our tea

clean plates
the conversation
drifts to the moon

the moon adds layers      soon he’ll be convinced I’m right

sleepless night
the sheets as white
as the moon

July’s full moon        the fan blows away its heat

full moon
behind me in the mirror
such whiteness

9 thoughts on “July 27: Full moon last night

  1. Here from Bill’s blog, Melissa…Its so rich a blog; rich collection of haiku and reading material too…very inspiring 🙂

    i will get back to read the poems/notes in the archives,

    wishes,
    devika

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