Fraiku: For Autumn

Your grace stills the air
stars focus— the moon rises
behind bare branches


Bonus Poetry: my first Halloween poem of the season posted at the Go Dog Go Café. It’s a fourteen line Halloween memory entitled Halloween, Age 15. Thanks to the kind folks at the GDGC!

About Bartholomew Barker

Bartholomew Barker is one of the organizers of Living Poetry, a collection of poets and poetry lovers in the Triangle region of North Carolina. Born and raised in Ohio, studied in Chicago, he worked in Connecticut for nearly twenty years before moving to Hillsborough where he makes money as a computer programmer to fund his poetry habit.
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4 Responses to Fraiku: For Autumn

  1. JeanMarie says:

    Nice work! You had me at the photo.
    And congratulations on the publication. I never thought of you as a “Bad Boy” (teenage me swoons just a little)

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Priti says:

    Congratulations ☺🌹💓💓

    Liked by 1 person

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