Fraiku: After Rain

Still mist drapes the air
blessing butterfly kisses
on my stubbly cheek

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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17 Responses to Fraiku: After Rain

  1. Sarah E Barker says:

    I like it

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  2. “Oh, still mist drapes the air.” I like this a lot!! 😊✨✨

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  3. Dawn Minott says:

    Subtly beautiful 🤩

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  4. thelongview says:

    A sweet arrangement for the senses 🙂

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  5. thelongview says:

    I think you mean cheek, not check. Only noticed it on my second reading.

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  6. luvgoodcarp says:

    Love the imagery.

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  7. Stubbly cheek?
    Cute, huh? 🤔

    Too much beauty in these three lines
    I love mist, air, butterfly, cheek

    And blessings, of course ♥️♥️♥️♥️

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