overcast --
newly-cut lawn
a deeper green

—Richard Stevenson
        

About the author: Richard Stevenson lives and teaches in Lethbridge in southern Alberta, Canada. He is the author of twenty books, including, most recently, Live Evil: A Homage To Miles Davis (2000), Hot Flashes: Maiduguri Haiku, Senryu, and Tanka (2001), and Parrot With Tourette's (2004).

 

Responses to the haiku for 8 August 2006 by Richard Stevenson

  1.  
    Frances Ruth Harris (harrisfr at yahoo dot com)
    2006-08-08 10:43:54
     

    Yes! Doesn't light mean so much to how
    we percieve color! Thank you!

  2.  
    b. m. richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2006-08-08 14:17:58
     

    amidst clear dew
    faded purple blossoms,
    the shears herald the dawn

  3.  
    Bill Kenney
    2006-08-08 17:51:54
     

    passing cloud
    shadows on the lawn
    disappear

  4.  
    b.m.r.
    2009-08-04 19:47:45
     

    breaking clouds--
    from the horse's nostrils
    this snort

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