late-night radio...
   dust rising
from the convector heater

—Helen Buckingham
        

first published: "Roadrunner"

About the author: Born in London, 1960. Now lives in Bristol in the south-west of England. Her haiku have appeared in Acorn, Frogpond, Mainichi Daily News, Mayfly, Modern Haiku, Roadrunner, Snapshots and The Heron's Nest among others, and last year featured in A New Resonance 5: Emerging Voices in English-Language Haiku (Red Moon Press). Her work has been placed in a number of competitions including, most recently: The Basho Festival Award and The Snapshot Press Calendar Competition.

hb007e6063 at blueyonder.co.uk

 

Responses to the haiku for 5 October 2006 by Helen Buckingham

  1.  
    Bill Kenney
    2006-10-05 07:10:23
     

    Well done, Helen.

    treadmill
    I watch the evening news
    and sweat

  2.  
    Angelika Wienert
    2006-10-05 10:48:54
     

    i enjoy to read your poem, Helen


    every time when i read it i hear a tune in my mind which i`ve heard last night

  3.  
    2006-10-05 13:27:34
     

    That ole dust smell, it's coming round soon to us! Glad to see you on Tinywords again Helen!

  4.  
    b. m. richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2006-10-05 15:24:32
     

    late-night radio
    subsiding at dawn...
    this mockingbird song

  5.  
    Issy
    2006-10-06 12:45:13
     

    late night radio
    skipping stones across
    heaven's river

  6.  
    b.m.r.
    2009-10-16 18:20:54
     

    late night, silence
    body heat radiating--
    snoring

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