The Heron's Nest

Volume XVII, Number 1: March 2015

Haiku — page 8

dozy afternoon...
the bangle-seller's call
the length of an alley

Sanjukta Asopa
Karnataka, India

first of summer
the seductive label
of a new wine

Roland Packer
Hamilton, Ontario

starry night the stag once more in velvet

Claire Everett
Northallerton, North Yorkshire

little black dress—
I squeeze her lipstick
into my cummerbund

Lew Watts
Santa Fe, New Mexico

happy hour outdoors
the complimentary

Ross Plovnick
St. Louis Park, Minnesota

waterfront café
incoming tide through planks
beneath our feet

Patricia Prime
Auckland, New Zealand

gathering the night
around itself

Mary Frederick Ahearn
Pottstown, Pennsylvania

    my fingers
grasping sand

Christopher Patchel
Chicago, Illinois

buzzing neon—
the way he talks
about New York

Julie Bloss Kelsey
Germantown, Maryland

withered fields—
the pulsing of
a lone glow worm

Samar Ghose
Perth, Western Australia

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