Sunday, March 18, 2007

mither's day
athort her photy
sheddae o a burd

mother's day
across her photograph
shadow of a bird


  1. Anonymous1:40 PM

    John, I think your poem is a jewel. It respects the spirit and the discipline of the haiku. Its poetic message is a sad one: an absence, some memories, a shadow, a bird in flight or maybe an angel's wing.
    Thank you very much for sharing.

  2. ......beautiful......

  3. A fruitful week leading to the mother’s day:

    - Can relate to that, happens to me, melting like this, sometimes…!:)
    - Must have been twilight dreams!?:) Learning the twilight language of the soul!?:)
    - I dare say this one (the Anglo Gaelic crow) also spoke the twilight language of inner knowledge!?:)
    - Incense burning - a gesture of the spirit…