Six Haiku on Spring and Winter

Song Cycle by Peter Amsel (b. 1968)

Word count: 73

1. For that brief moment[sung text checked 1 time]

For that brief moment
when the fire-fly went out... O
the lonely darkness

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2. Spring morning marvel[sung text checked 1 time]

Spring morning marvel
lovely nameless little hill
on a sea of mist

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3. Under my tree-roof[sung text checked 1 time]

Under my tree-roof
slanting lines of April rain
separate to drops

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4. In my dark winter[sung text checked 1 time]

In my dark winter
lying ill at last I ask
how fares my neighbour

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5. Winter evening snow[sung text checked 1 time]

Winter evening snow
the uncompleted bridge is all
an arch of whiteness

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6. Experimenting[sung text checked 1 time]

Experimenting
I hung the moon on various
branches of the Pine

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