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60 YEARS ON - WWII haiku sequence


Published in World Haiku Review, Spring-Summer 2005.

60 YEARS ON

sixty years—
the half-life
of hatreds?

the flames in
mother’s stove—that was
friendly fire… 175 more words

Haiku & Senryu

KATRINA -- haiku sequence

Written after Hurricane Katrina; published on WHCvanguard, WHCpoetrybridge, and Autumn Leaves. 2005.

KATRINA

deep moaning winds
flood waters rising
the burial of dreams

watching the shelter tv… 32 more words

Haiku & Senryu

THE HAIKU BOX -- sequence


My satirical take on the “haiku wars.” Published in World Haiku Review in January 2007.

THE HAIKU BOX

haiku in a box
on all six sides… 39 more words

Haiku & Senryu

Poetry Map of Scotland poem 66: Beinn Dorain and Beinn Odhar

Haiku sequence

mountainsides green-gold
in unseasonable sun
above, Beinn Dorain

‘Scotland’s Mount Fuji’
immense, conical, perfect
scarred with sky-blue scree

nearer, Beinn Odhar
spreads its wings protectively… 69 more words

Poem: "Technological Existentialism"

One of my earliest poems, previously published in Cafe Bellas Artes and The Valencian. I’ve revised it here into a haiku sequence.

Technological Existentialism

Wandering numbly:
hungrily yearning for, need-
ing recognition. 47 more words
American History And Culture

Good Friday (1-4)

GOOD FRIDAY

1
Dew beads the grasstops,
Drawn upwards by the moon.
Still air,
birdsong, too, rising.
My heart,
weightless
Lifts,
Hollow ghost.

2
Beading grasstops… 172 more words