false spring...
  the candidates bow
in unison

—Ed Markowski
        

auburn hills michigan city council
candidates debate february 2004

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 4 March 2008 by Ed Markowski

  1.  
    pillay
    2008-03-04 19:02:15
     

    politicians are beggars in three piece suits but they are considerably more dangerous.

    caught in a lie
    the congressman swears
    to god

  2.  
    Dirk van Nouhuys (DHvN at wandd dot com)
    2008-03-04 19:36:58
     

    LOL
    But besides being funny, artful and pointed.

  3.  
    terrytip
    2008-03-04 19:38:21
     

    numbers are in
    one player out
    bases still loaded

  4.  
    dolly madison
    2008-03-05 18:16:21
     

    perhaps the fbi has investigated you for this insult toward america's sacred cows.

  5.  
    b. m. richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2008-03-07 08:31:29
     

    twig falls
    from the new nest--
    march cold front arrives

  6.  
    Bernard Gieske
    2008-10-31 05:14:12
     

    A haiku poet always sees things differently and is ever alert. An apt commentary on current events.

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