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Volume 39.1
Spring 2008

 

sample haiku & senryu

 

flurries
telling her headstone
he cheated


Roberta Beary

 

first
love
a rain-soaked raspberry
on
your
tongue


Lee Gurga

 

girls in halter tops—
chewing my ice
with a vengeance


David G. Lanoue

 

spring moon
I bend to touch my daughter's name
on the tombstone


Lenard D. Moore

 

solitaire
my widowed father
lost in the shuffle


Tom Painting

 

August heat—
the redhead adjusts
her bikini


Theresa Thompson

 

   the last sunset
      before they return
to their husbands


James Tipton

 

unzipping the tent
to thick morning fog—
we whisper


Ruth Yarrow

 

sunlight through
the thin white blouse she
holds up folds and puts away


Peter Yovu

 

 

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