graffiti, litter

decorate the city street

vine growing on wall


but thru the brush emerges

stunning, beautiful vision


though many won’t see

the human spirt triumphs

and rises above


triumphant in spite the odds

determined to find answers

  • Author: fuche_bu (Offline Offline)
  • Published: October 16th, 2019 13:06
  • Comment from author about the poem: really a pair of linked tanka based on a mural painted on a wall in North Philadelphia
  • Category: Haiku
  • Views: 14
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  • Thoughts In Time

    The spirit is free and us who are captive ...🌹

    • fuche_bu

      quite right, thanks for reading and commenting

      • Thoughts In Time


      • Goldfinch60

        Good to see you back FUCHE-BU.

        May that spirit always rise into our souls.

        • fuche_bu

          hope springs eternal. thanks for reading

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