One edge
hanging over the mountain--
the Milky Way

---Shiki
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watching
a playful monkey
I see myself

One of my six haiku included in the Southern California Haiku Study Group recent (2010) anthology, "an island of egrets." First published in World Haiku Review, Vol. 5, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2005.

2 comments:

Alan Summers said...

Enjoyed the haiku.

The bookcover looks amazing, you must be really pleased to be in such a nicely produced book.

all my very best

Alan
2010 With Words Haiku Competition: weblink
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Vic Gendrano said...

Thanks Alan, Billie Dee, our editor did a good job. This year's anthology features bilingual haiku in both English and Spanish, illustrating the closeness of our Latin neighbors to us in terms of poetry and culture.