fourteen summers
the glue remains
of a paper heart

—Alan Summers

Previously published in The Haiku Calendar 2004
Snapshots Press ISBN 1-903543-07-X

About the author: Alan's haiku and poetry is published in over 60 anthologies, and a number of languages. He regularly reads, performs, and workshops from venues as diverse as possible including shop windows; inner city rainforests; cliff tops; to the more orthodox places...on occasion. His website is:

Contact: alan at withwords dot org dot uk


Responses to the haiku for 2 August 2006 by Alan Summers

    Anthony Slauson
    2006-08-03 05:01:14

    very nicely done Alan, had to dive into it a number of times to reach the proper depth.
    best wishes,

    b. m. richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2006-08-03 11:24:29

    many summers, past-
    cicadaes' songs
    fresh through the pines