cutting biscuits
spring sun
through the blinds

—w. f. owen

About the author: w.f. owen (ToDrBill at is a Professor of Communication, a founding member of the Central Valley Haiku Club of California, and a member of the Haiku Poets of Northern California and the Haiku Society of America. He publishes regularly in such journals as Frogpond, Modern Haiku and Acorn, and has received awards in the 2001 Henderson Haiku and Brady Senryu contests. In 2002, he has won awards in the World Haiku Festival R. H. Blyth contest and the California Civil Liberties Public Education Program contest sponsored by the California State Library Foundation.


Responses to the haiku for 30 March 2004 by w. f. owen

    Frank Fejes (frank at fejes dot net)
    2004-03-30 11:56:56

    I don't have a haiku response...that's just beautiful and I have to say it.

    ed markowski (1elmarko at comcast dot net)
    2004-03-30 11:58:30

    morning moon
    the nooks and crannies
    of an english muffin

    Marjo in San Francisco (marjosfo at earthlink dot net)
    2004-03-30 12:21:00

    making chutney
    all day process
    ... time to reminisce

    2004-03-30 12:44:50

    i do not have a haiku response either but love the imagery. this brought a smile to my face. thank you!

    Mark Eugenio (PatuissetIsland at aol dot com)
    2004-03-30 13:32:38

    steaming cedar shingles
    in the morning sun--
    pancakes on the griddle

    2004-03-30 15:36:02

    prisms of light
    filter through
    thick glass ceilings

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-03-30 19:35:56

    second week of spring
    yellow blossoms --
    already fading


    Vasile Moldovan (vasilemoldovan at yahoo dot com)
    2004-03-30 20:46:26

    Easter Eve -
    a blind man feels the little entier
    of the stabed lamb

    john tiong chunghoo
    2004-03-31 00:38:17

    cutting papaya
    slicing a bigger piece
    from my heart

    Miss D
    2004-05-02 13:10:08

    baking bread
    in the Glenwood Range--
    Saturday--beans and franks

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-08-22 07:39:27

    summer sun
    looking down
    too bright to see
    anhing's beak, directs me