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Photo: a nun’s room similar to one’s I’ve stayed in on retreats: a bed, and

a small desk with a chair, hooks to hang clothes on (no comfy chair or dresser) .

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silent retreat

sparse nun’s cell

living water renews spirit *

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* inspiration: Living Water Spiritual Center

in Maine run by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Lyons

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spring confining time
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child rides trike down stairs
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cellar trap door .
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cellar summer’s fruits
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cool dark comforting storage
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Norman Rockwell walls
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in the cellar room for canning storage
my Grandfather covered the walls
with the Norman Rockwell paintings
on the cover of “Saturday Evening Post”
magazine
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written for facebook page.

NaHaiWriMo facebook site encourages

other than the standard 5-7-5 haiku forms.

It is a place to  have fun, play creatively,

experiment, try something new, practice

writing haiku daily.

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