Treasure Island

Greg Davidson

(1954 / Sydney, Australia)

A Collection of Haiku - Summer


I - Dawn Waters
Swamp hens guard the lake.
Warblers flit from reed to reed.
Ducks, the mirror break.

II - Bushfires
Summer licks the trees,
Smoke haze fills the western sky,
Ash scent on the breeze.

III - Heatwave
Humid sweaty calm,
South wind tickles stagnant leaves.
Comes a cooling balm.

Submitted: Monday, November 26, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, June 11, 2013
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As the seasons flow
Slowly will this collection grow
Come again and there may be
Another verse to see.

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