early sun --
the red-wing glides
into shade

—Jeffrey Winke

About the author: Jeffrey Winke, jeff_winke at yahoo dot com

Jeffrey Winke is an industrial writer and adjunct university professor of modern poetry, business communication and public speaking in Milwaukee, Wis. His recent book What's Not There: Selected Haiku of Jeffrey Winke is a 2002 Merit Book Award winner. His motion graphics haiku collection, Chances, has been selected as a Cool Site winner. And a collection of Winke's essays combined with found art was recently exhibited at Milwaukee's Green Dragon Freedom Cafè gallery.


Responses to the haiku for 11 May 2005 by Jeffrey Winke

    Kate (chrismomxyz at yahoo dot com)
    2005-05-11 17:31:05

    green and gold,
    a hint of cardinal

    2005-05-12 06:37:41

    ruby wings flash
    above diamonds
    in morning grass

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2005-05-12 20:21:37

    early blossoms --
    even the sun can't help
    as they fall to the ground

    Vasile Moldovan (vasilemoldovan at yahoo dot com)
    2005-05-18 04:41:24

    A lone buterfly
    searching for it high and low
    the hidden flowers

    john tiong chunghoo
    2005-05-24 07:10:26

    early sun
    the footsteps
    that i dont hear at noon

    levon machenry
    2005-05-24 14:50:42

    nice. clean & sparse like new mexico. good job.

    railyard dawn
    spent sterno cans litter
    the tracks

    passing train
    in the doorless boxcar
    a sallow face

    2009-03-04 06:50:28

    wintry miami dawn
    far from july--
    the temperature soars