Sunday, 24 February 2013

winter drizzle


winter drizzle
I only meet
with criticism

previously unpublished



watermelon
the child’s mouth
wide open

previously unpublished



running kids
memories of when
the time stood still

previously unpublished

Saturday, 16 February 2013

rose liqueur


rose liqueur
how nice to kill yourself
for a moment

previously unpublished



a promenade
by the river
meandering minds

previously unpublished



with or without you
bindweed climbing
both sides of the wall

first published in Modern Haiku, winter–spring 2013

Saturday, 2 February 2013

home village



home village
all the potholes patched
with plum blossoms

first published in Asahi Haikuist Network, February 2013



morning fog
I add to coffee
instead of cream

previously unpublished



hare
in the wet grass
I shudder to move

previously unpublished