haiku-usa

A blog devoted mainly to haiku and senryu and to thoughts about, and inspired by, haiku and senryu.

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Haiku is to poetry as espresso is to coffee.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

time out

time out . . .
the to-do list
in my head

Posted as a comment at Gillena's blog

Saturday, March 21, 2015

brightening

brightening sky
after the eclipse
a skylark's song

I posted this as a response at Juliet's blog. In fact, it is directly inspired (some might say stolen) from Juliet's post on the recent solar eclipse

Friday, March 20, 2015

jug-jug

snow arriving
just in time
for spring

Vernal equinox about 6:45 PM. Snow arriving a bit before that.


Cuckoo, jug-jug, pu-we, to-witta-woo!

Monday, March 16, 2015

curve

the curved back
of a garden Buddha
winter rain

First published at Temps libre.

Friday, March 13, 2015

steady

steady rain
a little salt
in my beer

Posted as a comment at Gillena's blog

Friday, March 06, 2015

alone

alone . . .
snow falling
on snow

First place, Shiki Kukai, February 2015; assigned topic: "alone"

Thursday, March 05, 2015

narcissus

narcissus
in moonlight
her smile

Shiki Kukai, February 2015; Kigo: "winter plants"

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