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shaking the blues (haibun)

Feeling this heavy weight this morning makes it difficult to find her get up and go. She shuffles to the shower, hoping to wash off fragments of gloom and doom. Caffeine doesn’t even work. She puts on her coat and wraps her long scarf around her to brave the cool autumn air on her way to work.

© Cheryl-Lynn R.'15
© Cheryl-Lynn R.’15

grey clouds linger
trees brave autumn winds
shaking off the blues

© Tournesol ’15

Written for Monday Writes