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Volume XIV, Number 3: September, 2012.

Haiku Pages:  Editors' Choices,  1,  2,  3,  4,  5,  6,  7,  8,  9,  10,  11,  12,  Archives

Jeff Hoagland

Bob Lucky

Lauren Mayhew

K. Ramesh

David Boyer

Rita Odeh

Kynpham Sing Nongkynrih

Nu Quang

David Jacobs

George Swede

San Andreas fault
her body
pressed against mine

Jeff Hoagland
Hopewell, New Jersey


swing and a miss
the radio announcer's voice
drowns out the rain

Lauren Mayhew
Somerville, Massachusetts


in leaves
before the storm
the sound of the storm

David Boyer
Stamford, Connecticut


rain for days—
only soldiers' clothes flapping
on a sagging line

Kynpham Sing Nongkynrih
Shillong, Meghalaya, India


moon and stars
my son begins
to hold secrets

David Jacobs
London, England



English summer
drying my underwear
on the radiator

Bob Lucky
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


carnival over . . .
a little girl's sandal
among footprints

K. Ramesh
Chennai, India


checkpoint at dawn—
workers and sparrows
lined up in the terminal

Rita Odeh
Nazareth, Israel


new moon
I learn mahjong
in America

Nu Quang
Seattle, Washington


abandoned farm
still there, the scents
in the barn

George Swede
Toronto, Ontario, Canada



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