Daily Haiku: Aug. 27, 2016

distant hill
a swallowtail butterfly
obscures the view
by Tim Gardiner
The Heron’s Nest, 17.4

 

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 26, 2016

clamor of gulls
my mother adrift
on the boardwalk
           
by Glenn G. Coats
Acorn, #34, 2015
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Daily Haiku: Aug. 25, 2016

chicks cheeping
I don’t hear
these old bones

 

by Claudia Chapline

Acorn, #28, 2012

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 24, 2016

winter night—
the curl of woodsmoke
takes flight
by Mary Kendall
The Heron’s Nest, Vol. XVIII, No. 1, March 2016
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Daily Haiku: Aug. 23, 2016

cold snap
the howling wolf
in the asthmatic’s lungs

 

 

by Marie Munro

Presence, #50

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 22, 2016

hospice
the last leaf
falls in peace
 
by Karen O’Leary
A Hundred Gourds, March 2013
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Daily Haiku: Aug. 21, 2016

blossoms . . .
a lover’s whisper fades
into fragrance
by Marilyn Appl Walker
Sakura Award
Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival, 2007
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