Very good haiku poem, and very deep which tends to be a rare find among haiku. I find that most modern haiku mainly rants about things like
Wrote long report
Windows crashed once again
Forgot to save
I also love the image for this one, mainly the smoke effect because I don't have a clue as to how you do it. If you're willing to say it I definitely would love to find out how to do the curls of smoke as well as flame you have in some of your other art.