Friday, January 20, 2017

chitter

following
the inaugural address
chitter of sparrows

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Gathering storm

gathering storm
each cloud
consumes the other

Saturday, January 7, 2017

The hurt

peeling
a bruised peach –
the hurt within

Monday, January 2, 2017

Winter Haiku


heavy snowfall trudging through memories

(One of my rare one-liners)

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deepening snow
the burst of color
in a lark's song

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snowbound . . .
the neighbor's black cat
forges fresh tracks

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snow upon snow –
my dead parents,
and now my brother

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my life
in this small box
fading photographs

Monday, December 26, 2016

Dog's ashes

my dog's ashes –
he was always
a handful

Sunday, September 4, 2016

mid-summer stream –
the leisurely flow
of a campfire tale

Friday, July 15, 2016

deep
in my aging dog's eyes –
myself