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A ribbon of foam

Swirls a moment at sea’s edge,

Then sinks in the sand.


(c) Jackie Le Poidevin

For Carpe Diem: Back to Basics

The challenge was to write a classical haiku – OK, so this doesn’t have a cutting word or a season word, and the first and third lines aren’t interchangeable but apart from that it fits the brief!