The Heron's Nest

Volume XVIII, Number 4: December 2016

Haiku — page 3

moon snails
     climbing eel grass
         summer solstice

George Dorsty
Yorktown, Virginia

incoming tide
the rippling shadow
of a gull's flight

John Rowlands
Tremadog, Cymru/Wales

frigate in dry dock
the spider on the mainmast
hoists a moth

Gail Oare
Valencia, Pennsylvania

mapping a continent
      songlines
           of the southern humpback

Lorin Ford
Melbourne, Victoria
Australia

big sky
the end to end
of blue

Michael Henry Lee
Saint Augustine, Florida

headlong off the jetty
        when I was
a superhero

Peter Newton
Winchendon, Massachusetts

last car payment
my dog's head outside
the window

Joe McKeon
Strongsville, Ohio

strung
between two kookaburras
the shine of a skink

Greg Piko
Yass, Australia

Summer doldrums—
  a fly buzzes into
 the beagle's yawn

Edward Zuk
Surrey, British Columbia
Canada

butterfly
on a dandelion—
the baby's laugh

Mary Frederick Ahearn
Pottstown, Pennsylvania

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