To Sweeten Bitter

Pain tasted bitter,

So, breath’s blades and sugar-canes

Spun honeyed braids of auric air.


Antonia Sara Zenkevitch


Poem and art in response to Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge; the words given for inclusion were ‘bitter’ and ‘sugar’.


To Sweeten Bitter AZ
To Sweeten Bitter by Antonia Sara Zenkevitch


  1. Hal Barbera says:

    Bitter lemon

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