this block of Elm Street
linden blossoms

—C W Hawes

About the author: C W Hawes ( is a bureaucrat by day and a poet by night. His published work has appeared in a variety of print and electronic publications. He lives in the midwestern United States with his wife and daughter.


Responses to the haiku for 31 August 2005 by C W Hawes

    Susana D.
    2005-08-31 11:10:05

    beside the river
    a line of street lamps
    turn on

    James Westbrooks
    2005-08-31 11:13:43

    I was expected Freddy instead of linden blossoms. *grin*

    2005-08-31 14:00:09

    Hi, Mr.Hawens!
    I liked your truth Haiku. In our country in Albania have very much lime-trres and love its landen. Below a haiku from me:

    Early spring dryed
    just bloomed bud
    the rain is weeping.

    john tiong chunghoo
    2005-09-01 09:43:32

    this block of street
    eerie silence
    of empty house

    bobby michael richardson
    2005-09-02 18:20:07

    after the storm
    street puddles --
    summer waning