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Haiku by Deborah P. Kolodji

first rain  
an empty desk  
in the classroom fresh cement
  we find a stick and write
  our names
mojave sunrise  
light between my fingers  
on the visor nest eggshells -
  the college acceptance
orange sky  
a soldier in Afghanistan  
longs for home  

Deborah P. Kolodji is a divorced mother of three who works in information technology to fund her poetry obsessions and pay for her children's college tuition

She is a member of the Haiku Society of America and the Southern California Haiku Study Group.

Her work has appeared in Modern Haiku, bottle rockets, The Heron's Nest, Hummingbird, and many other places. She is the editor and co-founder of Amaze: The Cinquain Journal.

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