the haiku diaries


July 31, 2012 by Rachel Dickinson
July 31, 2012, 7:54 am
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I don’t like summer —
it’s just too hot and humid
(I feel better now).



July 30, 2012 by Rachel Dickinson
July 30, 2012, 8:26 am
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Twenty-six hundred —
the number of haiku I’ve
writtten in four years.



July 30, 2012 by Rachel Dickinson
July 30, 2012, 8:21 am
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Up early to walk —
Joe Pye Weed and Queen Anne’s Lace
catch the morning sun.



July 29, 2012 by Rachel Dickinson
July 29, 2012, 9:51 am
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Porch-sitting morning —
white clouds drift across blue sky,
soft wind rustles leaves.



July 28, 2012 by Rachel Dickinson
July 28, 2012, 2:21 pm
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Our women’s soccer
team kicked Colombia’s butt.
Go Abby Wambach!



July 27, 2012 by Jenna Schnuer
July 27, 2012, 4:02 pm
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Vase of sunflowers–
they lean toward the window
trying to grab rays



July 27, 2012 by Rachel Dickinson
July 27, 2012, 9:57 am
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Steady rain last night —
could almost hear thirsty trees
whisper a thank you.



July 26, 2012 by Rachel Dickinson
July 26, 2012, 10:12 am
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The sky is so white —
no defined clouds, no blue patch.
Waiting for a storm.



June 25, 2012 by Rachel Dickinson
July 25, 2012, 5:14 pm
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Spending days away
from family and routine.
Alone. Happy. Sad.



July 24, 2012 by Rachel Dickinson
July 24, 2012, 8:39 am
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Protect the public
from known toxins (no brainer) —
Safe Chemicals Act.