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one leaf dangled

one leaf dangled from
a single spider-web strand
in fresh morning air

as I greeted the sun,
sitting under a tree in
my dew-filled backyard

I was stilled by the
beauty of this lone leaf, in
its simplicity

But, then the leaf fell
I was startled, but the joy
in my heart  remained

**morning, noon, night senryu contest

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  1. Date: 11/8/2011 11:06:00 PM
    wow, this one on the winners' list is VERY special. One of my favorites. Congrats.

  1. Date: 11/7/2011 10:15:00 AM
    Lovely little tale of the lone leaf. Congratulations opn your win. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 11/7/2011 6:52:00 AM
    Congratulations to you for your win in Brian's "Any Which Way" contest Cathy. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 11/7/2011 5:32:00 AM
    Congrats Cathy on a fantastic win with this momentous poetry for Brian's contest luv..

  1. Date: 10/7/2011 1:56:00 PM
    I pray that your beautiful writings win this contest...Love You...Mab

  1. Date: 10/7/2011 1:54:00 PM
    Hi, DR. Ncube, my wonderful friend! I gracefully love your beautiful work...this one-I could see and feel, what you felt when you were viewing such a passionate leaf...Thank you, for liking my poems...Love You...Mab

    Blevins Avatar Mary Blevins
    Date: 10/7/2011 1:58:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Sorry, "When you was viewing such a passionate leaf."...Love You...Mab
  1. Date: 8/25/2011 9:30:00 AM
    Lift your pen and let your creative words flow onto the paper Cathy. Thank you for sharing your writing with us. I enjoyed reading your poetry this morning. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 8/24/2011 2:10:00 PM
    Terrific write lovely Lady Cathy.....good luck on contest....with love...old Jack