Cherry Blossom

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
Written in the ancient Japanese form of Waka, which has multiple specific forms under its umbrella. this poem is in the style of sed?ka, which is 5-7-7-5-7-7.

Waka is the predecessor to Haiku.

Submitted: April 06, 2008

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Submitted: April 06, 2008

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Caught in an updraft,
A small flower sees the world,
Wondering why it is torn.
Lands in upheaval,
Fighting for their anarchy,
Forgetting death is final.

4/6/08


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