rusted red wagon,
a puddle of leaves
on the trampoline

—Charles Rossiter

About the author: Charlie Rossiter, the host of, has been writing and publishing haiku and other poems for decades. His latest collection, Around the House, is just out from Pudding House Publications. His work has been featured on numerous state-wide public radio networks as well as NPR.


Responses to the haiku for 11 March 2003 by Charles Rossiter

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-03-11 00:44:56

    i've seen that yard...

    Chloe (dahlia23 at eudoramail dot com)
    2003-03-24 04:11:02

    its like an endless chldhood memory.. like mine. =)

    lana b
    2004-05-25 15:16:29

    abandoned orchard
    sunburned spots
    on each plum

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-06-04 14:47:39

    black tadpoles-commas

    abandoned skate
    a puddle of water