5-30

is the sun shining?
I’ve heard rumour of its warmth
from the nightingale
© Francis James Franklin 2016

Francis James Franklin has appeared before here at Pure Haiku. He is a fantasy author and poet with a perverse sense of humour, a fascination with human nature, and a passion for Greek mythology, vampires and Supergirl. Check out both his blogs at Alina Meridon and Francis James Franklin

I chose this haiku because again Frank has captured how I felt during chemotherapy. I would “come up” out of the boiling blood and darkness to find the sun was shining…
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8 Responses to 5-30

  1. […] but first a big ‘Thank You’ to Freya Pickard for featuring two of my haiku (5-26 and 5-30) in her series on […]

  2. Frank says:

    Reblogged this on Francis James Franklin (Alina Meridon) and commented:
    This is the fifth – and my favourite – of the five haiku I wrote for Freya on the theme of cancer.

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