downpour ending -
the narrow stems of fallen leaves
point to the sky

—Harold Bowes

by Harold Bowes, heb at oregontrail dot net
originally published in Acorn

About the author: Harold Bowes has been published in several haiku journals, both electronic and paper, and has appeared in the Red Moon Anthology. He edits Alba, an ezine emphasizing short poetry.

Write to him at heb at

Responses to the haiku for 18 September 2001 by Harold Bowes

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-12-08 06:38:22

    downpour ending
    in my life
    sunshine beginning *