the haiku diaries


December 30, 2010 by Rachel Dickinson
December 30, 2010, 10:23 pm
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Apologies for
neglected haikus — I plead
illness and ennui.



December 27, 2010 by Rachel Dickinson
December 27, 2010, 12:03 pm
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Wiped out by a cold —
can’t breathe, can’t sleep, can’t think straight.
Pass the chicken soup.



December 23, 2010 by Rachel Dickinson
December 23, 2010, 8:56 am
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Too much wine last night —
a fuzzy head this morning
with too much to do.



December 21, 2010 by Rachel Dickinson
December 21, 2010, 2:53 pm
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The winter solstice
and a full lunar eclipse —
double treat for us.



December 20, 2010 by Rachel Dickinson
December 20, 2010, 7:38 pm
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A lone goose flew past —
where is your mate, flock, your vee?
Can birds be loners?



December 18, 2010 by Rachel Dickinson
December 18, 2010, 11:10 pm
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My mother’s birthday —
makes me think about our past
and I get weepy.



December 17, 2010 by Rachel Dickinson
December 17, 2010, 9:07 am
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Dog nudges the ball
toward me — I ignore him til
his stare wears me down.