bruised sky over hills
smell of dust on a cool gust
splatter of first drops

—Larry Hammer

Written during the first summer thunderstorm in the desert after
several dry months.

About the author: Larry Hammer, lnh at primenet dot com or lnh at


Responses to the haiku for 23 July 2002 by Larry Hammer

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-10-18 08:00:46

    summer of 60
    a back seat, some wine ...
    faye and my bruised memories