‘Twixt heaven and hell

Love teeters in the balance

Tethered to two hearts

©Vivian Zems

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai #1320

[…] “When we meet someone and fall in love, we have a sense that the whole universe is on our side.  And yet if something goes wrong, there is nothing left!  How is it possible for the beauty that was there only minutes before to vanish so quickly?  Life moves very fast.  It rushes from heaven to hell in a matter of seconds.” […] (Source: Eleven Minutes by Paulo Coelho)