afternoon heat
the slow blink
of the bullfrog's eyes

—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 22 June 2005 by Ed Markowski

    H. Gene Murtha
    2005-06-22 17:17:46

    How is the family Ed? Line 3, I probably would have
    used the article [a], hoping the frog would look a
    little less personal. What was it, a leopard frog?
    I have a couple of e-mails coming your way this week,
    one has an attachment, I hope this is okay? Gene

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2005-06-22 17:58:50

    midday, grey brooding clouds
    spilling over --
    torrential rains