spring in the square--
a child's orange tricycle
scattering pigeons

—Barry George

About the author: Barry George is a regular contributor to the leading English-language haiku journals. His work has appeared in German, French, Romanian, and Japanese translations; in A New Resonance 2: Emerging Voices in English-Language Haiku (United States), and The New Haiku (United Kingdom); and in numerous annual Red Moon Anthologies. He has been a winner in the Gerald Brady, Betty Drevniok, Mainichi Daily News, and Kaji Aso Studio contests, as well as a Poetry Finalist for the Pew Fellowships in the Arts. A featured poet at the 2007 Robert Frost Poetry Festival in Key West, Florida, he lives in Philadelphia.


Responses to the haiku for 20 March 2002 by Barry George

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-11-28 07:44:40

    gleeful laughter
    springtime ...
    in the air

    Vasile Moldovan (vasilemoldovan at yahoo dot com)
    2004-05-28 00:37:29

    After the orange race
    the white pidgins assembling again
    in the Central Square

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-12-01 19:28:56

    autumn in the park -
    reminiscent of hop-scotch