Happy Birthday

By Yuu Ikedaa

Dawn was born,

Darkness fell,

The sky whitened,

Raindrops went back
to the paradise

Dawn was born today,

Fears ended―

Stars snore calmly,

Clouds hold their breath
behind the paradise


Yuu Ikeda is a Japan-based poet.
She loves writing, reading mystery novels,
and drinking sugary coffee.
She writes poetry on her website.
Her published poems are
“On the Bed” in Nymphs,
“Love? or Death?”in Sad Girl Review,
“Poetry Drops Like Raindrops Do”in JMWW,
and more.

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