A nice entry-haibun-in Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge!
colleen’s tanka tuesday, poet’s choice;
slow wondering breezelacing desire in your touchfluttering with dreams
He hears the call of love, akin to its inflections of hope as it whispers, immune to intonations of conspiracy in its song, deaf to the risk of treachery in its beat.
amorous loverloving too much, quick to loveon quest for the one
She bears a tranquilizing beauty, a beauty that ensnares all in a lustful trance, capturing and taming love-soaked hearts. But she feels broken, having many that love her but none she can love.
oasis of lovehis unwavering offerbeseeching her heartgiving all, taking nothingA perfect love, the wrong love