Chill morning:
breathing in the last jasmine,
exhaling mist

—James Smith

About the author: James Smith
Mission, BC, Canada
jamessmith327 at

Responses to the haiku for 27 November 2001 by James Smith

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-10-06 08:18:40

    she flees at dawn-
    flower of many clusters
    poet's jasmine

    an excerpt:

    jasminum grandiflorum

    then, again, jasminum officinale

    yet, another name, poet's jasmine

    but, are you not one and the same