chopping block
cook and cod exchange
a long look

—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 9 December 2003 by Debi Bender

    Michael Meyerhofer
    2003-12-15 21:26:15

    I like this... There's an odd mix of humor, tension, and sadness here.

    john tiong chunghoo
    2003-12-15 23:55:53

    chinese pork stall
    the deep valley
    in the chopping log

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-12-16 08:19:40

    new blacktop
    road resurfacing ...

    dirtied egret sleeps, to the side

    Laryalee Fraser (laryalee at hotmail dot com)
    2003-12-18 00:38:30

    Oh, I do like this one!
    (Also love your art -- your whole website!)

    stuffing the turkey
    I remember to feed
    the chickadees

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-07-25 21:16:15

    sparkling, sunrise
    engagement ring on her finger ...
    glow in her eyes