Tuesday, 27 March 2012

early morning


early morning
the trash truck takes
my dream away

first published in A Hundred Gourds, March 2012



a puddle
on the dirt road
bottomless sky

first published in A Hundred Gourds, March 2012



an old romance
first to slit
the musty pages

previously unpublished

Tuesday, 20 March 2012

shimmering lake


shimmering lake
how unimportant
what’s important

first published in The Heron’s Nest, March 2012



the scent
of her unsent
letters

first published in Modern Haiku, winter 2012



shrew
such a small
death

first published in Modern Haiku, winter 2012

Monday, 5 March 2012

seeing love


seeing love
in the twinkling
of an eye

previously unpublished



distant stars
her eyes still shining
after the big bang

previously unpublished



lovemaking
the bedroom fan
begins to squeak

previously unpublished