after the rain
a falling yellow leaf
lit by the sun

—d. f. tweney

Written the morning of 12/15/2000

About the author: d. f. tweney (dft at tinywords dot com) is the publisher and chief haikuvangelist of A technology journalist, he has also worked as a weed whacker, pizza chef, ESL teacher, and environmental activist, and he won the Boston Poetry Slam in 1992. He is secretly Canadian.


Responses to the haiku for 4 December 2001 by d. f. tweney

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-10-06 19:25:08

    sleepless night ...
    last drops of rain ' "
    somewhere in-between, i lost count