Frostwriting

Swedish Microverse

by Helga Härle

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September sun
on the doorstep
my runaway cat


Septembersol
i dörröppningen
min bortsprungna katt


Candlelight —
the room shrinks and grows
with every breath


lågan av ett ljus
rummet krymper och växer
med varje andetag

 


(“Candlelight” published earlier in The Heron’s Nest)

 

Helga Härle is a creative writing teacher and haijin, author of Skriv och skriv vidare as well as the haiku collection bollen rullar vidare/the ball keeps rolling/de bal rolt verder recently published by t’schrijverke . Several of her poems have won prizes in international contests, European as well as Japanese.

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