3 Random Senryu

The senryu that follow are random thoughts, memories, jottings made over
the day while staring at rain and a dripping gutter: everyday meanders against a background of ordinary West Coast weather …


initials carved                                   
on a school desk –
social studies


prayer flags flutter
outside the window –
I count my blessings


my changed perspective –
the curtain shifts
in a draught


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About Joanna M. Weston

Born in England, she lives in British Columbia. She is married with three sons, Joanna has an MA from the University of British Columbia. She has published in numerous anthologies and in magazines in Canada, the US, UK, and New Zealand, such as Canadian Women's Studies, Convolvus, Endless Mountains Review, Grain, Green's Magazine, Prairie Fire, Spin, Wascana Review, CBC Gallery, and many more...
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2 Responses to 3 Random Senryu

  1. Francine Wallace says:

    few words say it all:

    prayer flags flutter
    outside the window –
    I count my blessings

  2. Thank you, Francine, like you I’m thankful everyday for so many things.

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