come and gone, a kimo poem


come and gone

young father looks so small cradles newborn

generations come and gone

first crying, last farewell


(c) Lemuel

27 April, 2018

Notes Kimo Poem

  • A variant of the haiku
  • 3 lines
  • 23 syllables line 1 10-syllables, line 2 7-syllables, line 3 6-syllables
  • Offers a snapshot view, frozen action, usually no movement is expressed.