Frostwriting

Swedish Microverse

by Iréne Carlsson

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The buzz of the fly
drowns
in Vivaldi’s Autumn



Flugans surr
drunknar
i Vivaldis Höst





Far into the woods
you can hear the chime
of the ice-cream truck


Långt in i skogen
tar sig melodislingan
från glassbilen



Swedish version of “Far into the woods” first published at Haikuverkstaden

 

 

Iréne Carlsson is a member of The Swedish Haiku Society . Her poems have appeared on the society’s website Haikuverkstaden, in the society’s bilingual anthology Snödroppar/Snowdrops, as well as in the society’s journal Tidskriften Haiku. Iréne’s work can also be found at Fri Haiku. After several years abroad she now lives in the Stockholm area and in a country house in southern Sweden.

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