ghost town
outside the saloon
parked trucks

—Joanne Morcom

About the author: Joanne Morcom is a writer and social worker in Calgary, Alberta. Her award winning poetry and flash fiction have appeared in a variety of print and electronic publications. Her poetry postcards are available from pooka press and her scifaiku chapbook, "A Nameless Place," is available from Sam's Dot Publishing or from the author at her own website.

Responses to the haiku for 12 February 2004 by Joanne Morcom

    Mark Eugenio (PatuissetIsland at aol dot com)
    2004-02-12 05:33:26

    bell buoy caution call
    mountain peak of ancient town-
    winter fog for snow

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-02-12 07:16:40

    deep murky waters ___
    drowning in

    ed markowski (1elmarko at comcast dot net)
    2004-02-12 09:33:36

    ghost town
    the factory parking lot
    awash in wildflowers

    Mark Eugenio (PatuissetIsland at aol dot com)
    2004-02-12 12:03:58

    granddads village
    fish swim the sky-
    quabbin reservoir

    Marjo in San Francisco (marjosfo at earthlink dot net)
    2004-02-12 15:36:28

    buried underground city
    archaeologists' joyful discovery
    -Akrotiri on Santorni, Greece

    john tiong chunghoo (bagiruang at yahoo dot com)
    2004-02-13 02:59:08

    ghost town
    a fat woman
    walks down the street

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-08-10 15:10:57

    junk yard --
    beer cans
    in the back seat
    a blue flowering weed