Haiku & Senyru

 

Archive of Previously Published Haiku & Senyru     


2020

empty shells
bleached by the sun
mostly 12 gauge
Bottle Rockets – #42, February 2020
 
my secret longing
for her sensuous curves
the neighbor’s guitar
Failed Haiku: A Journal of English Senyru - #50, February 2020  

a secret kept
under my pillow
wonder woman 
Failed Haiku: A Journal of English Senyru - #50, February 2020

a painted lady
spreads her wings
shavasana
Frogpond – vol. 43, #4, Winter 2020

in the eye
of the storm
Xanax 
Failed Haiku: A Journal of English Senyru - #49, January 2020

shadows
roll around motel walls
just passing through
Failed Haiku: A Journal of English Senyru - #49, January 2020

New Year's Day
a blanket of snow
covers our tracks
Semifinalist January 2020 Ito En Art of Haiku Contest


2019

a thousand raindrops in a footprint left behind
Autumn Moon Haiku Journal #3:1, Fall/Winter 2019

desert canyon
the sound of water
written in stone

Heron’s Nest vol. 21, #4, December 2019

eyes peeled
they still don’t see
potato heads
Prune Juice Journal of Senyru - #29, November 2019

dancing
in the street
hailstones
Prune Juice Journal of Senyru - #29, November 2019

snapping chalk lines as the crow flies
A Moment’s Longing:
Haiku Society of America 2019 Members Anthology

stretched to the limit
a wave breaks
its silence
Frogpond – vol. 42, #2, Autumn 2019

a coin
standing on edge
no decision
Bottle Rockets – #41, August 2019

beach club
the fisherman joins
a flock of gulls
Semifinalist August 2019 Ito En Art of Haiku Contest

two sides
of the story
a mixtape
Prune Juice Journal of Senyru - #28, July  2019

snakes
roll their eyes
at the craps table
Prune Juice Journal of Senyru - #28, July 2019

fireflies—
lightning
in a bottle
Semifinalist July 2019 Ito En Art of Haiku Contest

filling

an empty birdbath

moonlight
Autumn Moon Haiku Journal #2:2, Spring/Summer 2019

wildflowers

climbing a mountain

late spring
Semifinalist May 2019 Ito En Art of Haiku Contest

summer of love
watching the war
in black and white
Frogpond – vol. 42, #1, Spring/Summer 2019

I am Groot,

I am Groot, I am Groot,

I am Groot
Honorable Mention 2019 Leading Edge Magazine Sci-Faiku Contest

Leading Edge issue #74, April 2019

arms akimbo

she closes the door

with a hip check
Prune Juice Journal of Senyru - #27, March 2019

bit by bit—

the cat clears

my desktop
Prune Juice Journal of Senyru - #27, March 2019

the neighbor’s dog

barking between today

and tomorrow
Prune Juice Journal of Senyru - #27, March 2019

the first

sign of spring

it’s a fastball
2019 Golden Triangle Haiku Contest Selection

the shadow

of an old friend dances
in empty shoes
Semifinalist March 2019 Ito En Art of Haiku Contest

the edge
of the ocean
ruffled lace
Semifinalist January 2019 Ito En Art of Haiku Contest
Bronze Prize Ito En Haiku Grand-Prix 2019



2018

first light—
a sparrow sings
the sun up
Semifinalist October 2018 Ito En Art of Haiku Contest

listening
to a moonlit night
Hank Williams
Frogpond - vol. 41, #3 - Fall 2018

maple leaf     
dancing in the wind
game over
Four Hundred and Two Snails:
Haiku Society of America 2018 Members Anthology
 

shadows casting darkness through an open door
Honorable Mention 2018 Peggy Willis Lyles Haiku Contest
The Heron’s Nest – Vol. 20, 2018


clocks ticking
the timeless patter
of spring rain
Frogpond – vol. 41, #2, Spring/Summer 2018