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Volume 50.1
Winter-Spring
2019

 

sample haiku & senryu

 

 

rain drums
the watering can
now now now now now

Barbara Ungar

 

makeup counter
all the shades
of white women

Mary Stevens

 

bitter wind
he peels the campaign sticker
off his bumper

Greg Schwartz

 

pastor quick to point out the poison monkshood
 

Dan Schwerin

 

suspecting
it's the potato salad
family reunion

J. Brian Robertson

 

skipping to
the end of the story
his arm-length tattoo

Jacquie Pearce

 

breast feeding
under the tree
white magnolias

Guliz Mutlu

 

hot whiskey
Father spills another
secret

John McManus

 

first day of school
her hand lets go
before mine

Matthew Markworth

 

swaying branches
finding the places
where we connect

Annette Makino

 

magic carpet
she makes room
for me

Frank Hooven

 

the toddler moving the houseplants higher
 

kjmunro

 

beach sand shimmer—
her shed clothes
she doesn't fold

Michele L. Harvey

 

busy cafe
our opened laptops
touch

Mark Dailey

 

Two crows joust
for a cigarette end—
hard day

James Roderick Burns

 

now showing
at the old drive-in—
weeds

Kathryn Bold

 

 

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