Category Archives: Stubbed Toe

cycle of modern haiku-ish sudden poems – written in bursts in Japan, Olympia, Utah, Guam and other sundry locales – assembled into themes, connected by sinews

Warming icy bones…

Warming icy bones
red faced monkeys
soak in cloud light

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from Hotsprings and Stubbed Toe, Occasional haiku… 1992-2004

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Consider the moon…

Consider the moon
again it grows – again it thins
not at once

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from Hotsprings and Stubbed Toe, Occasional haiku… 1992-2004

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January hot springs…

January hot spring
snowy mountain top
cools burning toes

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from Hotsprings and Stubbed Toe, Occasional haiku… 1992-2004

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Gazing at the moon…

Gazing at the moon
in slippers – shivering
while dog pees

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from Hotsprings and Stubbed Toe, Occasional haiku… 1992-2004

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Frantic squirrel hoarding…

Frantic squirrel
Hoarding nuts
Missed the sunset

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from Hotsprings and Stubbed Toe, Occasional haiku… 1992-2004

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