How Beautiful the World Used to Be

A haiku that explains how the world used to be beautiful until it became too dangerous…

Photo by Jaak Horn on Unsplash

Our world was gorgeous.

 The apocalypse took it away.

 Now we wear gas masks.

One thought on “How Beautiful the World Used to Be

  1. I really like this. It’s simple, but it surprises you. The first sentence is lyrical and short of cliche, but then the second one catches you a bit by surprise, and the third really drives it home and creates a stark visual image.

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