Senyru

Mona Bedi

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snow crocus—

the baby takes

her first steps 

ephemeral pool--

waiting for the life

I wished for

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awkward silence

whistle of a blackbird

quells the tension

windfall apples 

all the times i tried

saying yes

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old grief—

the leaves that refuse

to change colour

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Mona Bedi is a medical doctor in Delhi, India. She has been writing poetry since childhood but a few years back she started writing the Japanese form.. haiku. She has authored two poetry books published by the name of 'they you and me' and 'dancing moonlight.' She received the Grand Prize in the 3rd Morioka Haiku Festival, 2021 and four haiku of merit in the World Haiku Review 2021/2022 alongwith an honourable mention at the Japan Fair 2021. Her haiku, tanka haibun and Haiga has been published in various journals of repute like Presence, Modern haiku, Haiku dialogue, Haiku in Action, Triveni haikuKatha, Drifting sands, Failed haiku, Stardust, Creative Inspirations, among others.