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Volume 37.1
Spring 2006

 

sample haiku & senryu

 

funeral home
here too
she straightens his tie

Roberta Beary

 

Hitchhiking alone
I notice an ant
walking in my direction.

Billy Collins

 

Civil War reenactment
both the armies flee
the thunderstorm
John J. Dunphy

 

      85-year-old twin—
wearing hearing aid
      no longer identical

Bud Goodrich

 

summer school—
laughter passes under
a third floor window

Susan Marie La Vallee

 

quilting class—
cigarettes glow
in a row of pickup trucks
Fran Masat

 

end of summer—
pressing her body against
the sea wall
Scott Metz

 

three's a crowd
the butterflies
      meet
and         part

Katherine B. Steimann

 

spring sun
the click of her cane
quickens

Marilyn Appl Walker

 

 

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