So many felled trees
Lumberjack nurses saplings
Seeking forgiveness


Yesterday I was working with some youth that were discussing Christmas traditions. One of them challenged his friend to contrast Arbor Day traditions with Christmas traditions. The thought stuck in my head while I wrote this haiku.

A Carpe Diem prompt from Patricia.


About ewdupler

Gene is an avid outdoorsman, loves reading and is known to put pen to paper (well, he types) as an amateur poet.
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6 Responses to Forgiveness

  1. yours gives cause for thought
    nature the injured party time and time again

  2. Kir Piccini says:

    for every action…right?
    food for thought for sure.

  3. WabiSabi says:

    Very thoughtful poem. I really like it!

  4. So true … so many felled trees in e.g. the rainforests … we have to be proud on Mother Earth and don’t harm her.

  5. artmusedog says:

    Very thought provoking haiku ~ well done ~ carol, xx

  6. A decent lumberjack should.. how many does.?

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