Saturday, September 8, 2012


a woman
Independent all these years

without realizing it
A Triumph

. . . . . . .

The OED word of the day for the erasure commentary is 'aapa,' which is Urdu for 'older sister' or an honorific for an older woman.

Accompanying image is a sumi-e version of this aapa's teacup.


Sadami said...

I love this haiku! Thank you so much!!
BTW, furthermore, "Accesible Arts NSW (related to Arts Access Australia)" will use my work(finalist) to promote their upcoming conference! Wow, great honour & triupmph!!
Cheers, Sadami

alkiart said...

How exciting for you, Sadami! A well-deserved honour!!! Heartiest congratulations...

Lois said...

This design is very nice. Love it!

alkiart said...

Thanks again, Lois!