the blue umbrella he gave me
-Deborah P Kolodji
Asahi Haikuist Network, March 17-18, 2007
This one is dedicated to cinquain poet, Michael L. Evans, who did, in fact, give me a blue umbrella in Seattle. Of course, what this poem doesn't say is that this very same umbrella was back in my car a block away when I was hit by the sudden downpour in Pasadena a few months back....