Category Archives: haiku

Omedeto Gozaimasu

“New year’s Day everything is in blossom! I feel about average” ~ Issa i. the evergreen tree still heavy with ornaments sits dark with no lights ii. the chickadees bathe in the birdbath of wild grains leave tracks in the … Continue reading

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Three Autumn Haiku

i. amber alder leaves race chickadees to the ground the blackberry falls ii. on the autumn breeze the slap of overhead geese in search of gleanings iii. dark green braids of kelp swirl in the inky slack`tide circling sea`gulls cry … Continue reading

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Haiku

                                      Matsuo Basho                             emptymirrorbooks.com the poem needs art … Continue reading

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Character: 3 Haiku

On the Death of John McCain i. the eye of the Lord discerns ‘tween bone`n`marrow between truth`n`lies ii. a man’s legacy is writ by those he has loved not those he has hated iii. it’s not the spot`light reveals a … Continue reading

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Seven Haiku: November

i. the big yellow rat feeding at the bird feeder thinks he is a finch ii. in the trick mirror the ape gives us a big smile says i am your friend iii. the northern snow geese fly south for … Continue reading

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Three Haiku: Autumn

i. rat in the hen`house a raider in the corn`crib comes hungry for eggs ii. song`birds too busy among the blackberry vines to bring me their songs iii. the blue`berry leaves burn as if with holy fire speak a word … Continue reading

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