The Heron's Nest

Volume XX, Number 1: March 2018

Haiku — page 8

blossoming
while I was sleeping...
night jasmine

Kizie Basu
New Delhi, India

warm day
some of the tree's shadow
from a songbird

paul m.
Bristol, Rhode Island

pitcher plant
a nod to the weight
of water

Tom Painting
Atlanta, Georgia

tin cones
fringe a dancer's kilt
summer rain

Victor Ortiz
San Pedro, California

one spark
then a whole meadow
fireflies

Jeff Hoagland
Hopewell, New Jersey

still water
the thrum of a bullfrog
the thrum of a bigger one

Hannah Mahoney
Cambridge, Massachusetts

shore break
the different notes
of pebbles and shells

Simon Hanson
Tamborine, Queensland
Australia

heat ripples...
the horse's tongue scrapes
bottom

Chad Lee Robinson
Pierre, South Dakota

mid-day heat
two pairs of sandals
by the jukebox

Joe McKeon
Strongsville, Ohio

sunlit barn
the broody hen
rearranging straw

Gavin Austin
Sydney, Australia

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