summer twilight
shadows linger on the
empty porch swing

—Margaret Hehman-Smith

About the author: Margaret Hehman-Smith, margaret at

The author is a member of the Southern California Haiku Study Group ( Margaret's first haiku chapbook, "Dedicated to Abandoned Animals," is now available at American Haiku Archives, Cal State Library, 900 N Street, Sacramento, California. Her drawings in the book are of animals she rescued.


Responses to the haiku for 28 August 2001 by Margaret Hehman-Smith

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-09-30 06:57:53

    end of the rainbow-
    she speaks to divorce attorney
    the rain falls, now