Daily Haiku: May 28, 2017

dad’s suicide 
a candle burns away
its shadow

by Chase Gagnon  (USA)
A Hundred Gourds

 

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Daily Haiku: May 27, 2017

loved for years
and now I know your name
blue chicory

 

by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA)

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Daily Haiku: May 26, 2017

even the trees gone
on our old property
bitter persimmon

by Deborah P. Kolodji  (USA)
bottle rockets, #29,  2013

 

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Daily Haiku: May 25, 2017

owl pellets . . .
the bones
make a mouse


by Molly Forrester  (USA), Student
Evening Stillness, Winter 2016
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Daily Haiku: May 24, 2017

forest preserve path
smell of freshly cut lumber wafts
from the new oak stairs
by Pamela Larson  (USA)
bottle rockets, #312014

 

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Daily Haiku: May 23, 2017

old vagrant his ring of sparrows

by Marietta McGregor  (Australia)
tinywords, 16:1, March 2016

 

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Daily Haiku: May 22, 2017

lakeside
the irises find their colour
at dusk



by Maria Steyn  (South Africa)
Honorable Mention
Kaji Aso International Haiku Contest, 2005

 

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