Good Morning, Mr. Woodpecker!

A welcome haiku

Photo by Frander Rosales V on Unsplash

Red Woodpecker
I once just thought you were loud
Now I’m glad you’re here

It sounded like someone’s cell phone with a no-nonsense ring had attached itself to a tree in my backyard. I was writing, so it took me a few minutes to process the strangeness of this.

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Writing on whatever strikes my mood, from politics to humor (or a combination of the two), to spirituality, or whatever else shows up. Retired, not in retreat.

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