The Heron's Nest

Volume XXI, Number 4: December 2019

Haiku — page 4

spreading honey
out to the crust
Juneteenth morning

Dan Schwerin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

summer solstice
empty to-go cartons
stacked in a tower

Stephen Kusch
Oakland, California

golden sunshine
bee whiskey
in my tea

Jeff Hoagland
Hopewell, New Jersey

river canyon
the sound of whitewater
in every tree

Renée Owen
Sebastopol, California

Shenandoah
my birth valley full
of ghosts

Renée Owen
Sebastopol, California

dementia
      the soft clay begins
to harden

Mary Kendall
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

sea glass
one day I won't
remember

Tia Haynes
Lakewood, Ohio

playground
his inner child
a goalkeeper

Tomislav Sjekloća
Cetinje, Montenegro

still coming back
to my childhood home—
a patch of horseradish

Marilyn Appl Walker
Madison, Georgia

water's edge
I watch my son
watching his son

Yu Chang
Schenectady, New York

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