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Volume 34.2
Summer 2003

sample haiku & senryu



spring training
an old timer plays pepper
with three rookies

Cor van den Heuvel


wearing the mask
I always wear

R.A. Stefanac


so many
ailing friends
—winter frogs
Steve Sanfield


spring sorrow—
it escapes through a hole
in my sock
Emiko Miyashita


deep snow . . .
the oil man's hose
3 feet short
Robert Mainone


Summer letter—
he tells her
how he likes it
Leza Lewitz


turning for home . . .
in the lull before dark
Carolyn Gourlay


rinsing suds
from the newborn's head—
strawberry moon
Kathy Lippard Cobb




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