Thursday, 27 April 2017

summer field



summer field
grandfather resting
in the shade of death

previously unpublished



evening rush hour
everyone on their way
to darkness

first published in Chrysanthemum, spring 2017



life after death
gas from the bowels
of the deceased

previously unpublished

Wednesday, 12 April 2017

as cold



as cold
as your hand
autumn frog

first published in Modern Haiku, winter-spring 2017



blackbird’s song
she carries her great love
in a small urn

first published in Presence, April 2017



keep on knocking
and the door will be opened
black woodpecker

first published in Presence, April 2017