lunar eclipse
   i fall for
the hidden ball trick

—Ed Markowski

yes, it was embarrassing

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 29 August 2007 by Ed Markowski

    b. m. richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2007-08-29 03:38:24

    dog days moon
    over miami--
    reverie of pennsylvania

    Bill Kenney
    2007-08-29 07:26:31

    Happens to the best of us, even when there's no eclipse. Great jux, fine ku.

    Josh Wikoff
    2007-08-29 08:19:32

    now you see, it now you don't...

    as bill says, it's a wonderful juxtaposition ed!

    lunar eclipse
    my golf ball disappears
    into water sound

    Patricia (a/k/a Roswila) (maryschild44 at yahoo dot com)
    2007-08-29 09:57:34


    eclipsed moon
    the palm sized dog
    touches my heart

    (a dreamku, haiku-like poems about dreams, that I'm developing)

    Raymona Stabler
    2007-08-29 11:47:52

    I read tiny words every day and this kind of response really tickles my funny bone. Thanks

    Alan Summers
    2007-08-30 03:58:53

    Great example of humour in haiku! ;-)

    Roberta Beary
    2007-09-03 12:09:03

    images work well, ed. good one.