snow melt...
 her lost mitten
  covering the crocus

—Ed Markowski

grand rapids, michigan. april 1982

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 27 March 2008 by Ed Markowski

    b. m. richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2008-03-27 16:55:13

    spring day ebbs
    in the midst of the flu--
    mind melts

    Bill Kenney
    2008-03-27 20:19:37

    Very good image of transition.

    Kat Knapp
    2008-03-28 04:14:45

    How does he do it, EVERY TIME! Thank you Ed, for another wonderfully warm, real picture.

    ed markowski
    2008-03-28 07:22:10

    thanks all, for the responses.

    kat & bill zimmer... michigan, wisconsin & minnesota have alot in common.

    since the posting of these two pieces, we've
    had 11 inches of snow.

    seven last night gives us 103 for the year...

    early spring
    the scarecrow's shadow rests
    against a snowman

    2008-04-07 11:06:10

    late morning thaw
    the crocus’s roots soak up
    its shadow

    A Thiagarajan (athiag at gmail dot com)
    2008-04-10 20:18:50

    How pictureque_ luv this