bare cottonwoods
in wind streaked sky
last spring's nest

—Ann K. Schwader

About the author: Ann K. Schwader, schwader at, lives & writes & gardens in Westminster, CO. More about her work (including haiku!) can be found at

Responses to the haiku for 4 December 2003 by Ann K. Schwader

    Marjo in San Francisco (marjosfo at earthlink dot net)
    2003-12-05 01:24:04

    persimmons hanging
    heavily by threads
    bare tree

    john tiong chunghoo
    2003-12-05 04:54:15

    another generation
    fallen bird's nest
    strewn with pieces of egg shell

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-12-05 19:09:36

    overnight snowstorm
    a break in the grey clouds ...
    sky still blue