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Category: Haiku

haiku 2 April 2018

hawk above highway
grabs small bird in its talons
wings beat back spring wind

4.2.18
(Interstate 99 South
between State College
and Altoona, PA)

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haiku: 24 March 2018

Orion sits low
spring half-moon spotlights the yard
still can’t see the dog

3.24.18
State College PA

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two haiku: 18 March 2018

dog-howling stomachs
hot steam coursing through the pipes
beyond the glass: blue

3.18.18
O-An Zendo
Julian Woods PA

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my shins look older
my hands are like my grandpa’s
this blanket is warm

3.18.18

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two haiku: 13 March 2018

a friendship renewed
with butter chicken and rice
then into March wind

3.13.18
for K

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finger hurts, pulsing
Builders Tea is nearly gone
worse yet, it’s snowing!

3.13.18

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two haiku: 8 March 2018

Bashō was my age
when he walked the narrow road
in drawings he’s old

3.8.18

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“Such Great Heights” playing
in this café as I work;
our freckles aligned

3.8.18

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two haiku: 6 March 2018

one drop of water
falls into the hotel sink
I am far from home

3.6.18
Butler PA

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raspy laughter comes
through the wall from the next room
in (one) out (two) in…

3.6.18
Butler PA

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two haiku: 3 March 2018

cold wind like a slap
boys, biking, do not feel it
I wait in the car

3.3.18
Phillipsburg PA

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car zooms by outside
rain spatter on rubber tires
while upstairs: zazen

3.3.18
State College PA

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