Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Helen Buckingham & Susan Constable: Wednesday Haiku, #227

 Photo by Gabor

winter's end
snowdrops ticker-tape
the hedgerows

Helen Buckingham


 Photo by Schwarzkaefer

a caterpillar
on the palm of my hand
soft autumn light

Susan Constable

Photo by Mez Love

winter rain--
too many strings bend
the chrysanthemum

translated by David G. Lanoue

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Patrick Sweeney said...

Just lovely haiku. I'm so grateful to read such fine work.


Issa's Untidy Hut said...

Thanks so much, Patrick, for the poets and myself. Don

Alice Folkart said...

Issa would be delighted and sip his tea noisily.

Love that catterpiller - soft. Yes.

Love the snow flowers.

Love it all. Good work.

mary f.ahearn said...

Love these poems, Don. Thanks for bringing them to us. It is appreciated.
A bow to the poets and to you.


Anonymous said...

Love the attention to sensory detail in these three.