no hushed leaf applause-
just wind through the branches
of the naked elms

—Richard Stevenson

About the author: Richard Stevenson lives and teaches in Lethbridge in southern Alberta, Canada. He is the author of twenty books, including, most recently, Live Evil: A Homage To Miles Davis (2000), Hot Flashes: Maiduguri Haiku, Senryu, and Tanka (2001), and Parrot With Tourette's (2004).

Responses to the haiku for 15 January 2001 by Richard Stevenson

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-12-20 20:57:59

    searching through fallen leaves
    late in autumn

    aged hen and chick

    john tiong chunghoo
    2004-02-05 02:31:36

    leaves dancing
    with the light

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-05-03 20:52:22

    seductive breeze
    the horizon lifts the sun *
    footsteps turn my head