The Seven Deadly Sins of Senryu*

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The Seven Deadly Sins of Senryu*

*A senryu-series collaboration with Melinda Kucsera of In Media Res.

Melinda, an eloquent poetess and a gifted fantasy writer, is the author of epic fantasy adventure Stars and Angel Sing. Visit her blog and take a thrilling journey as she takes you to the enchanted world of Shayari.


Greed

Money stacks tower,
casting shadows that lengthen–
extend my power.

Will you be happy,
to sleep  in bed of millions,
locked up, all alone?

Photo credit: Melinda Kucsera

More deadly senryu tomorrow…

30 thoughts on “The Seven Deadly Sins of Senryu*”

  1. Wonderful collaboration! Many are content to sleep alone with their money but as the saying goes ” You can’t take it with you when you go.”

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  2. I used to think money is an evil thing but I heard from a speech once (I forgot who it was :() that it is actually our choices that makes money a thing of evil. If we let either having money (or the lack of it) change our lives or who we really are. Reflective poem, Rosema. 🙂

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