Monday, April 28, 2014

Spring cleaning

spring cleaning

the first doll she gave

her newly-wed daughter

World Haiku Review
August 2012

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Spring sunshine

spring sunshine
the toothless smile
of a homeless girl

from my book,
Haiku and Tanka Harvest

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Easter Sunday

a morning glory
greets the early dawn
Easter Sunday

from my book,
Haiku and Tanka Harvest

Friday, April 11, 2014

Deadly typhoon

deadly typhoon
amidst scattered débris
a newborn cries

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Last bus

last bus
his welcome flowers
start wilting
on the now
empty bench

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Goodbye letter

under a willow
their favorite rendezvous
he rereads
her crumpled letter
of goodbye