March 31st, 2007

Egrets Reading

Haiku at Asahi

One of my haiku is online here at Asahi Haikuist Network. I always get a kick out of being able to say my haiku is published in Japan.

sudden downpour
the blue umbrella he gave me
in Seattle

-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....