Autumn haiku #2

Army of fungi
marching across the garden:
apple tree long dead.

Author: Sarah Potter Writes

Sarah is a British eccentric who writes offbeat fiction, haiku and tanka poetry. When stuck for words, she sketches or paints instead. She's into nature conservation, sustainability, gardening, dogs, natural health, and reading. Her sociability is something that happens in short bursts with long breathing spaces in between.

6 thoughts on “Autumn haiku #2”

    1. Sadly, by today the whole army of fungi has been vanquished and there are only a few blackened strands left behind.


      1. Awww – but they are still there beneath the soil – only the fruiting body is dead. x


    1. Everyday, at the moment, I come across some interesting fungi. My son was laughing at his strange mother scrambling under a bush in the park with her mobile phone today, to take a photo of a particularly distinguished fungus with a view o writing a poem about it!


      1. That is a picture that makes me smile! How lucky for us that we have children that are amused, rather than mortified, as some kids might be.


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