The Heron's Nest

Volume XXI, Number 2: June 2019

Haiku — page 1

beyond the rocks
the creek turns
into sunlight

Kathryn J. Stevens
Cary, North Carolina

twice-told stories
layers of cloud shadows
on the hills

Mary Frederick Ahearn
Pottstown, Pennsylvania

taking in the sunshine with the laundry

Robert Witmer
Tokyo, Japan

soft hour—
the sky between
sunset and stars

Laurie D. Morrissey
Hopkinton, New Hampshire

blind beggar
I pause for him
to stretch his hand

Mohammad Azim Khan
Peshawar, Pakistan

autobiography
an ink blot where I paused
before writing the truth

Manoj Nair
Bangalore, India

daybreak
I am running
out of ink

Yu Chang
Schenectady, New York

mountain climbing
we leave small talk
on the plains

Keith Polette
El Paso, Texas

forty years married
the old toaster gets tossed
for a smarter one

LeRoy Gorman
Napanee, Ontario
Canada

upturned beer glass
the trapped wasp
looks for a fight

John Hawkhead
Bradford-on-Avon, United Kingdom

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