December Haiku Share- Day 11

December Haiku Share

sultry afternoon
a spider dangles
by a strand
Cara Holman

Acorn #29, Fall 2012


sultry afternoon
beads of sweat
on the Coke can
— Terri Hale French


tangled in a dream
amid beads of sun
sultry dawn
— Sandi Pray

see haiga here 


sultry afternoon
all my lipsticks
into scarlet layers
of this fuchsia heart
Pamela A. Babusci


between the building
and the scaffolding
a spider’s thread
Alison Williams


overcast . . .
the bloom of spider silk
from a sparrow’s nest
— Kathy Uyen Nguyen


from unexpected places . . .
her childhood fears
— Christine L. Villa

A Hundred Gourds (1:2 March 2012)
see haiga here


*waka taua –
paua eyes reflect
the afternoon midges
— Kirsten Cliff

the taste of nashi: New Zealand Haiku (Windrift, 2008)
Bay News, Wednesday, May 21, 2008
Waiariki Institute of Technology 2010 Calendar

*Waka Taua is a Maori war canoe.


fresh stump
a spider scurries
across aeons
— Polona Oblak

Notes From the Gean 2:4 (March 2011)


finally free
from that collapsed mine
— S.M. Abeles

South by Southeast 19.3


summer day
I ask the fruit monger
to spray me too
— Seánan Forbes

Frogpond XXXV:1


another dream these spider woven strands on my fingers
— angie werren

– “Things with Wings & Other Poems” Yay Words! (June 2012)


butterfly net . . .
all the words I can’t
take back
— Margaret Dornaus

Modern Haiku, 43.3, Autumn 2012


tatting shuttle
catches spider silk
story knots
— Jone MacCulloch


from crocus to crocus-
the spider adding
a new dimension

Frogpond, 34.3, 2011


sultry sunset
a droplet of shiny sweat
on her navel
Lech Szeglowski


threads of silk
by ancient weavers
between the trees
~isabelle loverro

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