December Haiku Share- Day 29

December Haiku Share

afternoon fog
the dampened cries
of wild geese
— Cara Holman

1st place, 2011 Porad Award


caged tigers
marking territory—
they too
believe the world
belongs to them
— Jenny Ward Angyal

Atlas Poetica 11, March 2012


almost dreaming . .
out of the mist
a swan
— Sandi Pray

see haiga here


morning fog –
I imagine
the end of the road
— angie werren

NaHaiWriMo (May, 2012)


the river
beneath the river
of fog
— Polona Oblak

Notes From the Gean 3:1 (June 2011)


into fog
under oak trees we lose
who we are
first a weight in the eyes
then our hands no longer ours
— Alegria Imperial

Eucalypt Issue #10, May 2011


fog lifts
from the stream
wild ducks in flight
— Kirsten Cliff

‘Between the Birdsong’ (with Cara Holman) 
LYNX 27:3, October 2012


the sandpiper in the lead sounding the retreat

A Hundred Gourds, 1:3

one clap–
the sky explodes
in starlings

Chrysanthemum, Spring 2012

— Peter Newton



so my friend
when will you visit me?
my flowers are withering
on the trellis and all the
geese have darkened the sky
 Pamela A. Babusci

American Tanka & A Thousand Reasons


after the drizzle
on a swan’s lingering trail
the touch of rainbow

—kash poet (kashinath karmakar)


lifting fog
he catches me hiding
his gifts
— Christine L. Villa

Haigaonline, December 2012
See haiga here


morning cup between my hands the steam of a distant land
Seánan Forbes

An earlier version appeared in Sketchbook V:2


north by northeast
a splinter of geese flies
far from this heat
I too ponder
how I’ll leave this earth
— Margaret Dornaus

from “Milestones,” Haibun Today, vol. 6, no. 1, March 2012


afternoon quiet~
she opens
her trinket box

A haiga I had done for Rick Daddario’s 30 Days of Haiga.
It can be seen here



One thought on “December Haiku Share- Day 29

  1. was it you
    who laid this feather
    on my feet
    seeking my forgiveness
    in the rain?*

    Alegria Imperial
    GUSTS 15, Spring 2012

    *Picked by four-year old Miriya Nguyen to ‘carry in her pocket’ for ‘A Poem in Your Pocket a Day’

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