Volume 41.2
Summer 2010


sample haibun


Saturday Morning

Heavy rain. No pressing appointments, no urgent chores. Cars swish on the road, seemingly in a hurry. Stretching and yawning, I almost purr.

Mother’s afghan—
I pull it higher
over my head

by Adelaide B . Shaw



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