International Haiku Day String

#stayhome
the last leaf falls
from the elm

lockdown
making friends
with solitude

outside my window
a banksia full of lorikeets
home quarantine

International Haiku Day – Haiku String

Also to celebrate international Haiku day I read my two ‘personal best’ poems from 2019-20 at the Fringe Myrtle’s Haiku Hangout.

magpie feather
the charred trunk
of a ghost gum

Windfall #8

smoke haze
over the cathedral
our prayers for rain

Human Kindness #2.1

Fringe Myrtles International Haiku Day Haiku Hangout

 

And here’s a link to freer International Haiku Days, my reading at Chamber Poets Woodend on this day in 2019.

Featured Reader: International Haiku Day 2010

 

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