NaHaiWriMo Prompt- May 27

May 27 prompt: anything green

In honor of Rachel Carson‘s birthday, write a haiku about anything green. Rachel Carson was perhaps best known as the author of “Silent Spring” (1962), which raised awareness of the danger of pesticides and led to¬† a ban on DDT in this country.

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in mid-flight
the butterfly returns
to the pines of Shiogoshi

–Chiyo-ni



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