FriendsThere are many friendsWill you be my friend today?None of them are mine.
A haiku.There's no beginningAnd the silhouettes of treesShare their frozen leaves.
The PastThe past is behindBut I still feel the ripplesDisrupting my flow.
Haiku: Finding the Right WordsIt is hard to speakwhen seventeen syllablesis all you have left.
15 Translations of Classical Haiku..summer's nightfrom cloud to clouddashing moon (Ranko)for me, who leavesfor you, who remainstwo autumns (Buson)many many thingscome to mind-cherry blossoms!
HeartacheWhy is there a wordfor a heart that is broken;Is it that common?
wings are better than...said the bird to thefly, "the world is as transpar-ent as your fucked wings."said the fly to thebird, "your heart is as hollowas your brittle bones."
Depersonalizationlike strange beasts in aforeign place, we huddle tightin this human shell
End of a Songfractured world tumblesfutilely chasing glass shardsstolen memories
Spring Haiku-thon 2008-31-an endis but the startof many possibilities-30-too long from sunlighteven the hardywither-29-sand movesfeet faltertrying to keep pace-28-severed budcraves waterthat it may yet bloom-27-brooding skies surroundbut herewe lie in sunlight-26-curled in my lapshe purrs-content-25-lips engulfthe plump strawberry:ecstasy-24-dulcet music-how soon to be satisfied,this yearning?-23-sweet strawberrybitter tea-decadent blend-22-brancheskissed by dawnfind their vigor-21-solitary tree-stripped limbs makea mute entreaty-20-rousinglife defiesthe abrupt chill-19-pear branch-buds among thorns-18-beyond the fencepoppies-17-scraggly shrubdons a transforming robe-white and pink petals-16-a phantom's songin duet-unexpected tears-15-revelingin the wonder of a childdiscovering history-14-the pleasant paradoxo
Spring?I was cold last night;A butterfly looked away.Your light writes my life...