reflected 
in the toaster's shine
two ripe tomatoes


—Barry George
        

About the author: Barry George is a regular contributor to the leading English-language haiku journals. His work has appeared in German, French, Romanian, and Japanese translations; in A New Resonance 2: Emerging Voices in English-Language Haiku (United States), and The New Haiku (United Kingdom); and in numerous annual Red Moon Anthologies. He has been a winner in the Gerald Brady, Betty Drevniok, Mainichi Daily News, and Kaji Aso Studio contests, as well as a Poetry Finalist for the Pew Fellowships in the Arts. A featured poet at the 2007 Robert Frost Poetry Festival in Key West, Florida, he lives in Philadelphia.

 

Responses to the haiku for 7 August 2002 by Barry George

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    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-11-15 04:00:04
     

    my startled image
    in the toaster's shine ---
    the toast pops up

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