Pagosa Springs Artists

Onion Age Haikus



Thin papery skin
layered over yellowed flesh,
 veined with onion age


Her  papery skin
is layered crumpled and thin
over yellowed flesh


Veined skin, paper thin,
layered over yellowed flesh:
crinkled onion age



first published in Time of Singing

©2001 Bonnie Manion


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