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, June 10, 2017

solitaire

solitaire
on a night in spring
I lose

First published in Failed Haiku

Monday, June 05, 2017

yearbook

high school yearbook
I wonder what I
would think of me

First published in Failed Haiku

Friday, June 02, 2017

Grandmother

Grandmother's house
the upright piano
no one ever played

First published in Failed Haiku. A slightly different version, published in A Thousand Gourds, was posted here at the time of that publication.

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Mother's Day

waiting for a call
from the son who never calls –
Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day to all who qualify.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

square

village square
leaves blowing across
the afternoon

First published in Acorn.

Happy Easter, everyone

Monday, April 10, 2017

new

lunar new year
I give my resolution
one more chance

First published in Failed Haiku

Monday, April 03, 2017

square

village square
leaves drifting across
the afternoon

First published in Acorn.

Well, look here, it's April already! Who knows where the time goes? I haven't been here since February, and it seems like only yesterday. Anyway, I should be around more frequently now.

My thanks to Magyar for your concern.

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