haiku published ~ 2019


Photo by Dan Curtis

gathering dusk in a pail wild blueberries

Herons Nest,  Volume XXI, Number 4: December 2019

faded sky
some blues drift in
from a tenor sax

Frogpond,  42: 3, Autumn, 2019

her good days…
scattered sunlight
in the garden

tinywords, 19.2

slack tide . . .
sea otter pups
bob in the kelp

on a path
I’m not sure of . . .
autumn mist

Presence, Issue 65, 

talk radio
the silence
of the night sky

Haiku Canada Review, Volume. 13, October, 2019, Number 2

I crunch into
the soft center
spring marsh

Modern Haiku, 50:3, Autumn, 2019

the sound
of melting snow
cradle song

Modern Haiku, 50:2, Summer 2019

night shadows
my old cat returns
in a dream

Presence, Issue 64, July 2019

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Ten recently published Haiku

Photo by Dan Curtis


wildflower meadow
the approaching buzz
of a drone

shortest night
my dreams fading
with the stars

Presence, Issue 62,  November 2018


sweet melon
a wasp and I
have seconds

cat collar
the little bell
rusted silent

tinywords 18.2


sun puddle
my old cat
eases in

Acorn, Fall 2018


lake clouds

Haiku Canada Review, October 2018


I read the same line again the barking dog

Modern Haiku, 49:3


temple bell…
petal by petal
the pond blooms

The Heron’s Nest, Vol. 19, Issue 3, September 2017


on the wild side —
a monarch slips
across the border

2018 Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology


rain pools
on the empty patio…
long weekend

Frogpond,  41: 3, Autumn, 2018

Eleven Newly Published Haiku


photo by Dan Curtis


polaroid photos
I try to recall
my father’s voice

Presence, issue #61


tornado watch …
the first tinkling
of a wind chime

Frogpond, vol 41:2 Spring 2018


first day of spring
the squeaking of
new shoes

Heron’s Nest, Volume XX, Number 2: June 2018


up a stem and back
quiet afternoon


sea shells
a child’s summer
packed in a jar

tinywords 18.1


cold rain …
filling the carton
with her clothes

Heron’s Nest, Volume XX, Number 1: March 2018


neither here
nor there

Haiku Canada Member’s Anthology, 2018


old growth forest
the creaking of
my bones

Modern Haiku, issue 49:2


summer solstice—
watching another




so late
so soon
so old

Haiku Canada Review, vol. 11. no. 2, October 2017