conversation lags-
far out on the spindly branch
a withered leaf

—Harold Bowes
        

Previously published in The Heron's Nest.

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 oregontrail.net.

Responses to the haiku for 16 November 2004 by Harold Bowes

  1.  
    john tiong chunghoo
    2004-11-16 00:15:58
     

    typhoon
    all the trees
    sigh

  2.  
    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-11-16 04:59:06
     

    spellbound!
    oversize burden
    rides the ant, down the wall

  3.  
    kate (chrismomxyz at yahoo dot com)
    2004-11-16 06:31:51
     

    wake up call-
    the buzzing
    of the chainsaw

  4.  
    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2005-02-01 18:12:00
     

    meal time -
    into the oak
    the tiniest bird
    continues the chase

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