One edge
hanging over the mountain--
the Milky Way

---Shiki
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cicadas
deepening
the forest's silence

(3rd place sketchbook kukai: cicadas)

6 comments:

Pamela A. Babusci said...

very good haiku, john!
congrats!!

David said...

beautiful John

Crafty Green Poet said...

beautiful, so much atmosphere in so few words

nora said...

Perfection!

Ashi said...

congrats with the third place John.

diana l. said...

Richly wonderful!