beating sun
the butcherbird’s
open throat


5 Responses

  1. d. f. tweney Says:

    rose petal–
    ants busy themselves
    among the thorns

  2. Alan Summers Says:

    yellowing fields
    hovering not hovering
    the nankeen kestrels

    Publications credits: Paper Wasp (Australia); sundog haiku journal: an australian year (sunfast press 1997 reprinted 1998); California State Library – Main Catalog Call Number : HAIKU S852su 1997; Haiku Dreaming (Australia 2006); Snapshot Press Haiku Calendar (2010)

    Award Credits: Runner-up, The Haiku Calendar Competition (Snapshot Press 2009)

  3. seaviewwarrenpoint Says:

    So visceral! A great one.

  4. Melissa Says:

    Really fantastic!

  5. martin1223 Says:

    I’m late as usual…
    This is nice; it sounds great!

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