“Haiku for Vivian” by Jane Beal

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a murder of crows

on the San Pedro rooftops –

cawing at daybreak

jb

San Pedro, CA

“Haiku for Gemma” by Jane Beal

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slender mourning dove

descends from the gazebo

to the orange tree

jb

Lakewood, CA

“Haiku for Miguel” by Jane Beal

do seagulls dive down

to eat fried mushrooms out of

the hands of mermaids?

jb

The Sardine Can
Vallejo, CA

“A Hawk with a Fish” by Jane Beal

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a hawk with a fish

my parents tell my Omi –

just like a picture

jb

Walnut Creek, CA

Haiku for a Hummingbird

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orange flowers bloom

behind the pillar pine tree

for a hummingbird

jb

Vacaville, CA

 

“The Hummingbird and the Pine Tree” by Kira Jane Buxton

The Hummingbird and the Pine Tree

New York Times
April 14, 2017

by Kira Jane Buxton

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Image by Giselle Potter

Haiku for the Beginning of the Journey

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seagulls were flying

in the sky overhead when

I left Meadowridge

jb

Davis, CA