Tuesday, 25 October 2011

plum blossoms


plum blossoms
company salaries
still frozen

first published in Modern Haiku, autumn 2011



summer afternoon
the salamander basking
in inattention

first published in Modern Haiku, autumn 2011



pouring hot water
on dry mint leaves
autumn rain

first published in Frogpond, autumn 2011

Monday, 17 October 2011

the old dog


the old dog
a fly’s buzz
the snap of jaws

previously unpublished



more and more
self-contained
the next nut

previously unpublished



rain falling
on her grave
drenched to the bone

previously unpublished

Monday, 10 October 2011

shuttle train


shuttle train
empty bottles roll
back and forth

first published in Notes From the Gean, autumn 2011



half of you
half of me
the full moon

first published in Asahi Haikuist Network, October 2011



autumn fog
filling the emptiness
with nothing

previously unpublished

Monday, 3 October 2011

deserted street


deserted street
the hot wind rolling
an empty can

first published in The Heron’s Nest, September 2011



starry night
not enough space
for my dreams

first published in HaikuPix Review, summer 2011



end of summer
her lips
so cool

first published in HaikuPix Review, summer 2011