sultry night...
the thin white stripe
left by a spaghetti strap

—Ed Markowski
        

About the author: ed markowski lives and writes in auburn hills, michigan. his work has appeared in modern haiku, acorn, bottle rockets, and the birmingham poetry review.

Responses to the haiku for 17 September 2004 by Ed Markowski

  1.  
    john tiong chunghoo
    2004-09-17 03:39:55
     

    zebra herd
    savanah marked
    with black and white

  2.  
    kate (chrismomxyz at yahoo dot com)
    2004-09-17 07:04:54
     

    a dress
    of sunflowers
    the butterfly pauses

  3.  
    Jeffrey Winke
    2004-09-17 12:29:41
     

    Very nice. A good tingle-inducing image. Good job!

  4.  
    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-09-17 15:13:28
     

    whispering, cold black rain
    white goose down comforter
    dreamer - my name

    ===================

    First winter rain-
    I plod on,
    Traveler, my name

    basho

    -

  5.  
    sue schneider (rss at lanset dot com)
    2004-09-17 21:24:57
     

    sandal straps loosed
    feet bare
    -home from the beach

  6.  
    b.m.r.
    2009-02-07 06:20:05
     

    sue s., how words do cause the mind to fondle

    read somewhere:
    "female swimsuits skin-tight or loosely fitting; ranging from garments to preserve modesty, as well to reveal without actual nudity"

    -

    taste of salt--
    where once covered swimsuit strap

  7.  
    Alan Summers
    2009-06-17 04:27:09
     

    Nice touch of 'haiku humour' and I enjoyed the sensations in this.

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