News of a death -
snowflakes falling
past the window.

—Jon Summers

About the author: Jon Summers lives in South Wales, and has had haiku published in a variety of magazines including Blithe Spirit, Presence and Fire. He lives with his wife, a rapidly growing son, and an ever-shrinking amount of time to actually get any writing done!

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Responses to the haiku for 14 December 2004 by Jon Summers

    Vasile Moldovan (vasilemoldovan at yahoo dot com)
    2004-12-14 01:05:48

    Mourning country-
    covering the signs of death,
    the first snowfall

    john tiong chunghoo
    2004-12-14 03:44:43

    news of death
    the regret that grandma
    died all alone

    2004-12-14 10:34:17

    gravesite memory
    the trumpet lily drips with rain

    kate (chrismomxyz at yahoo dot com)
    2004-12-15 08:52:11

    a fading memory-
    she brushes away
    the snow

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-12-16 19:30:44

    as she sleeps
    this cold eve --
    my unfinished dream