for dVerse poets pub Haibun Monday – the prompt asks us to use “moon”
Songs about the moon are legion – so easy for a poet to find a rhyme – but usually corny in the extreme. Couple moonlight with starlight and the corn multiplies by a factor of ten. But then, I am old, and have heard them all. For the young and in love, it’s all new and romantic, the moon surrounded by convenient, concealing darkness.
The moon’s shadow
gives camouflage to lovers
for a canoodle