Late April hail;
a quick game of pachinko
in magnolias.

—John Vincent

About the author: Poet John Vincent (johnvincent at mindspring dot com) teaches English and American Studies at Wesleyan University in Connecticut. He is the author of a book, Queer Lyrics, and of two chapbooks, Torqued Past Threat and Prick.


Responses to the haiku for 23 April 2001 by John Vincent

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-09-25 07:15:16

    in full bloom
    a flower in her hair...
    her skin rivals the magnolia

    Vasile Moldovan (vasilemoldovan at yahoo dot com)
    2004-11-25 10:40:37

    Friends, let's go to see
    in full bloom

    b. m . richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2008-08-14 07:17:42

    cicada's dull drone--
    my thoughts replay
    fading summer nights