Haiku

Gail Hunn ©2013-©2014, All rights reserved.
with mother’s quick brush
the snow gets a makeover
looks pretty again

Posted 26 February 2014

the icicles grow
in the rain and gloom my house
becomes a monster

Posted 20 February 2014

no more hummingbirds
last one seen a week ago
sadness fills my soul

Posted 30 September 2013

in moonlight she spins
pulling the threads together
rebuilding her web

Posted 30 September 2013

clandestine cricket –
talented ventriloquist
of the insect world

Posted 26 September 2013

it’s disconcerting –
praying mantis eyes follow me,
make me feel like prey

Posted 23 September 2013

it’s way too early
to be this cold in the house;
laptop warms my hands

Posted 23 September 2013

Fall is almost here –
walnuts lie smashed on the road
while squirrels court death

Posted 23 September 2013

too much grog had I,
now find meself a-tangled
in the futtock shrouds

Posted 23 September 2013

miss the sun streaming
through the roof making me squint;
it also warmed me

Posted 23 September 2013

fog and overcast
official end of summer
still hot and steamy

Posted 2 September 2013

like a town crier
the finch sits on the rain gauge
singing his heart out

Posted 2 September 2013

the ground is warming
Cicadas stir from slumber
Oh, my aching ears

Posted 10 April 2013

an assembly line
Of stinkbugs, one at a time
They come; Spring is here

Posted 10 April 2013