news of your death when I open my eyes green leaves
(previously published in the May/ June 2012 Sketchbook, 3rd place in the SSH Summer Kigo contest)
Issue 12.1 | 3 October 2012
carrying a salute from a distant friend — autumn wind
Ditto! Perfect reaction!
A salute felt in green grass!
leaves falling in the spiral wind song
sunheat – also parted in death a ladybird’s wings
Alan Summers Publications credits: Blithe Spirit vol. 8. no.3 (1998); Birdsong – a haiku sequence Together They Stood, (Poetry Now 2004)
on the porch the windchimes barely move
thank you, everyone!
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