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Harryette Mullen
Harryette Mullen
Harryette Mullen was born in Florence, Alabama, and raised in Fort Worth,...
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Tanka Diary [Awakened too early on Saturday morning]

 
by Harryette Mullen

Awakened too early on Saturday morning 
by the song of a mockingbird 
imitating my clock radio alarm.
				
                *

Walking along the green path with buds 
in my ears, too engrossed in the morning news
to listen to the stillness of the garden.









Copyright 2012 by Harryette Mullen. Used with permission of the author.
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