Treasure Island

Chenou Liu


Another Year


A Haiku Sequence


hometown memories...
spring water
against my legs

something old
that is always new
summer stars

autumn sunset
on a yellow brick road
I go skyward

a fleeting dream
in winter moonlight
notes of an erhu

my dog and I
in a patch of sunlight
New Year's morning


Frogpond,36: 2, Spring/Summer 2013
Fear of Dancing, Red Moon Anthology of English Language Haiku 2013

Submitted: Thursday, August 15, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, August 06, 2014

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Frogpond,36: 2, Summer 2013

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