Spotlight Haiku – ‘Morning Song’ – A collaborative poem by Liz Gauffreau and Goff James

Another poetry first for me! I’d never written haiku, and I’d never written a poem in collaboration with another poet–but when Goff extended the suggestion, I said, sure, I’ll give it a go! I’m very glad that I did. The inspiration photo is of a pond in the woods across the street from my house in New Hampshire.

Art, Photography and Poetry

Heaven blue-winged bright
Silence drifting meanders
Unseen spring feeds clear water

Red-winged blackbird trills
Hushed air stirs water ripples
Autumn whisp’ring glows

Poem Attribution Verse 1 Lines 1&2 © Goff James

Poem Attribution Verse 1 Line 3 © Liz Gauffreau

Poem Attribution Verses 2 Lines 1&2 © Liz Gauffreau

Poem Attribution Verses 2 Line 3 © Goff James

Image Attribution © Liz Gauffreau, 2020

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