Reckoning . . .

 

Gusts fall 2017 no 1

 

 

owl close up

Note: This beautiful owl drawing appears on Pinterest, but I was unable to trace it to a specific artist. I am grateful to the unknown artist for putting this lovely piece ‘out there’ for others to view and use.

Night Winds … (haiga)

Painted in Waterlogue

 

Published in Wild Plum, a Haiku Journal
3:2 Fall & Winter 2017

 

A sudden glint … (tanka)

 

staring skyward
at the meteor shower
I brush away two fireflies–
a sudden glint
of new found love

 

~ Mary Kendall

 

Presence, Issue 58, July 2017

 

My thanks to the editors of Presence for publishing this tanka.

 

Train Whistle (a haiga)

train whistle haiga

 

My Train Whistle haiga was published in the April 2016 issue of Failed Haiku: A Journal of English Senryu, edited by Michael Rehling.

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Please view the whole issue of this wonderful journal:       http://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue4.pdf

 

 

Winter Night Sky (a tanka)

starry night sky kayaga

Starry Sky (c) Kayaga

 

how could the moon

show its face

without light

…how could the stars

sing us songs?

 

journal and pen