year of the horse --
her head tossing the ripples
of her perm

—Yvonne Cabalona

About the author: Yvonne Cabalona
Modesto, California
YCabalona at

Member of the Central Valley Haiku Club, based in Sacramento, CA. Other haiku published in "The Heron's Nest", Haiku Society of America's 2001 Anthology, "Modern Haiku", and HSA's upcoming publication of "Frog Pond."

Responses to the haiku for 18 February 2002 by Yvonne Cabalona

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-12-01 07:22:32

    freely blown ~
    her auburn hair
    to winter she brings warmth