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Locust at Night (Haiku Cavalcade 16)

locust at night – /
the sound of the universe /
leaking through the stars /

hurricane season – /
the wind that lifts the wren / 20 more words

The Downpour Done (Haiku Cavalcade 15)

the downpour done – /
wasps creep out of the stump /
one by one //

playing hide and seek /
with a mob of fireflies – / 29 more words

At the Popcorn Stand (Haiku Cavalcade 14)

at the popcorn stand /
the grass is tread into dust – /
summer carnival //

the nurse’s hair /
released from its blue cap / 47 more words

Overripe Plum (Haiku Cavalcade 13)

overripe plum /
splits at the wasp’s feet – /
we share the perfume  //

against whitecap clouds /
a row of parking lot lights – / 99 more words

Teenage Duck (Haiku Cavalcade 12)

teenage duck /
in a show of bravado – /
creeping closer //

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one frightened sparrow /
in the grocery rafters – /
we are both helpless // 42 more words

Gray Streets at Sunset (Haiku Cavalcade 10)

gray streets at sunset /
reflecting oil and paint –  /
almost pretty //

wrenched from the oak  /
a crown of seven leaves / 70 more words

Torpedo-Swift (Haiku Cavalcade 9)

torpedo-swift /
otter slices the water – /
the ducks scatter //

garish snowflakes /
fall from the weathered garage – /
nature wins, again // 113 more words