Jack Kerouac

(12 March 1922 - 21 October 1969 / Lowell, Massachusetts)

Haiku (The Low Yellow...) - Poem by Jack Kerouac

The low yellow
moon above the
Quiet lamplit house.

Form: Haiku

Comments about Haiku (The Low Yellow...) by Jack Kerouac

  • * Sunprincess * (4/29/2014 3:01:00 PM)

    ..........beautiful imagery...very nice.. (Report) Reply

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  • Colleen Courtney (4/29/2014 8:33:00 AM)

    Lovely haiku's.'short and sweet. (Report) Reply

  • Herbert Guitang Herbert Guitang (4/27/2014 3:38:00 AM)

    Very nice description. Good (Report) Reply

  • * Sunprincess * (3/9/2014 8:09:00 PM)

    ......so picture perfect...enjoyed.. (Report) Reply

  • Dimitris(Jimmy) Psachos (6/17/2007 1:56:00 AM)

    Brilliant! Such a stupendous and sacred moment, only in the Japanese masters can you find. Well, I'm really looking forward on starting one of his beat novels...! (Report) Reply

  • Max Reif (10/30/2005 7:38:00 AM)

    I wondered what kind of haiku Kerouac would write. A pretty good one, I find, as an image, at least! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

Poem Edited: Monday, September 7, 2015

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