Friday, 24 October 2014

I once tried


I once tried
to explain, oh
that autumn moon

first published in Asahi Haikuist Network, September 2014



ripe peaches
will death leave us
for dessert

first published in Asahi Haikuist Network, October 2014



before the white
lies fall from the lips
snowy clouds

first published in Chrysanthemum, October 2014

Friday, 10 October 2014

onset of winter


onset of winter
the big picture becomes
black and white

first published in A Hundred Gourds, September 2014



slow train home
a cloud’s shadow running
across the stubble

first published in A Hundred Gourds, September 2014



unstirred air
the moonlight slowly
uncovers her

first published in Asahi Haikuist Network, September 2014