Monsoon & Autumn Haiku

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Awake or dreaming  ,   
The summery night burned her-
Gone was he.
 


Eyes met and they waved-
The rain thrashed,
Yet they stayed.
 


 I run as the sky turns gray, 
A croak and a squeal, 
We both jump away .
 


The squirrel and its brother 
Race each other .
Autumn wins as leaves wither .
 


The trees grow tan  
As they race-
Squirrels raid my garden terrace.
 


Her tail wags 
As she greets the boy 
And steals his wet sock, her pet ploy. 
 


It rains and turns dark- 
Flash and a crack, 
It leaves its mark .

About the post: My first attempts at Haiku. This was for a competition which I didn’t win but atleast I learnt a tad bit about Haiku. Must keep practising 🙂
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