5 Unhoused Haiku

by February 3, 2024 0 comments

grandfather’s birthday . . .
he looks down on his grandson
sick in the shelter

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I stayed inside of
the homeless shelter all day . . .
rain & rain & rain

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titanium spork—
en route to the shelter for
eight PM curfew

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Independence Day . . .
we’re kicked out of the shelter
while they spray for bugs

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dead man on the ground
near 48th & Jackson . . .
how did I get here?

editors note:

How does anyone get here? It could happen to… – mh clay

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