Tag Archives: Trees

perhaps . . .

perhaps there is a heaven . . . cherry blossoms The Heron’s Nest XVI:3, September 2014 Advertisements

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the cherry master . . .

the cherry master nurtures each tree like a child offering petals one by one without question to the wind, to the world red lights 10:1, January 2014

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end of summer . . .

end of summer the young girl’s pockets brimming with acorns –Issa’s Untidy Hut

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cherry blossoms . . .

  cherry blossoms . . . the unfinished poem in my pocket Honorable Mention, 2012 Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Haiku Invitational Contest Each year, the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival sponsors an international haiku contest to pay homage to the city’s springtime display of … Continue reading

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Flower ku . . .

white iris . . . the redbud’s dark leaves ringed in moonlight plum blossoms . . . she recalls what it’s like to love again Notes from the Gean, vol. 4, no. 1, June 2012

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first snow . . .

first snow cascading through cedar a woodpecker’s call The Heron’s Nest, vol. XIV, no. 2, June 2012

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deadwood . . .

deadwood the crows take in the sun A Hundred Gourds, vol.1, no. 3, June 2012 (If you hit the above link and scroll down the page, you’ll find the haiga that Ron Moss painted for my haiku.  Thank you, Ron. … Continue reading

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dog days . . .

dog days only bark left on the trees Prune Juice, Issue 8, Spring 2012 The new Prune Juice: Journal of Senryu and Kyoka is out.  Take a peek.

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she’d like to return . . .

she’d like to return as an oak in the forest . . . her gnarled limbs gracefully suspended in a cloudless winter Ribbons, vol. 7, no. 4, Winter 2011

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spring buds . . .

spring buds on a star magnolia another blush at the sound of his name . . . autumn leaves city lights homesick for the stars A Hundred Gourds, vol 1., no. 2, March 2012 The second issue of the new … Continue reading

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