Saturday, 23 March 2013

bitter wind


bitter wind
the smell of honey
in the empty hive

first published in Tinywords, March 2013



frosty meadow
a crane standing
on one leg

previously unpublished



making love
by the fireplace
tongues of flames

previously unpublished

Sunday, 17 March 2013

dashing clouds


dashing clouds
a flash of sunshine brief
as lightning

first published in A Hundred Gourds, March 2013



blackout
the same bright stars
that cavemen saw

first published in A Hundred Gourds, March 2013



night in the wilds
moths flocking around
her smartphone

first published in A Hundred Gourds, March 2013

Sunday, 10 March 2013

March morning


March morning
the hoarfrost melting
on a stiff fox

previously unpublished



March day
a lump of dirty snow
nestled into the moss

previously unpublished



March evening
the sound of footsteps
on the frozen mud

previously unpublished

Sunday, 3 March 2013

spring wind


spring wind
the birch rubbing
against the pine

first published in Asahi Haikuist Network, March 2013



two straight
parallel lines
travelling to meet you

previously unpublished



sleeplessness
the weight of her breath
on my neck

previously unpublished