winter sun
a blanket covers
the bearded iris

—Debi Bender

About the author: D.W. Bender (lacewing at is Development Advisor for the World Haiku Club and the Editor-in-Chief of its online magazine, the World Haiku Review. Her personal website is Paper Lanterns. An artist and poet, Debi lives in Orlando, Florida, USA.


Responses to the haiku for 17 January 2002 by Debi Bender

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-12-03 10:17:43

    winter breeze sings ~
    perennials, nor annuals in sight