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Bark or Paper

Not so delicate Scratchy surface of wood bark Unlike plain paper What we have to write We put on the smooth surface Of paper not bark Very glamorous Bark of a lovely birch tree Best over paper
Russell Sivey

Copyright © | Year Posted 2012




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Date: 11/11/2012 5:51:00 PM
Russell, glamorous is right. Enjoying all 3 haiku..pd
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Date: 11/11/2012 1:21:00 PM
Wasn't it at one time that the bark of Paper Birch used to create paper?..Enjoyed reading your creative work..Thanks for stopping by my work..Glad that you like the tar scent one..Sara
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Date: 11/11/2012 11:22:00 AM
Yes, it's best with paper and paper filled with poetry!
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Date: 11/11/2012 8:25:00 AM
this is a different way of expressing yourself, russell... a great creative shift... your paper is lines with subtle yet deep meanings.... truly a unique verse my friend!..:) huggs!
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Date: 11/10/2012 11:10:00 PM
As an artist depicting birch trees I really enjoyed this Russell. Rollo
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