The Heron's Nest

where tradition and innovation meet

Volume XXIII, Number 2: June 2021


Haiku — page 3

slow day
he whittles away at
my self-esteem

Susan Burch
Hagerstown, Maryland

a long ride home
   rain losing
    its shape

Gary Hotham
Scaggsville, Maryland

corn country
the silo that holds
the missile

Bryan Rickert
Belleville, Illinois

afternoon sunlight
cascading through the reed bed
the trills of warblers

John Barlow
Ormskirk, England

the bare backs
of carousel horses
summer's end

Tom Painting
Atlanta, Georgia