Edgar Allen Poe is Dead

Edgar Allen Poe, the Chinese Silkie rooster has departed the stage

edgar-allen-poe2and there will not be an encore

RIP

but we can remember the gentlemanly rooster and thank him for his inspiration 😍

silkie-chooksthe rooster crows,
foraging with his hens
savouring the field

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march of the rooster,
feathered feet lift up high
with confidence rules

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14 thoughts on “Edgar Allen Poe is Dead

  1. “With confidence rules” maybe that should be ‘arrogance’. But perhaps EA Poe was the roostery exception, being merely ‘confident’.
    Love your haiku(s). Economy of expression that is enough but complete.

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