his brother's new bike--
looking down
at his tricycle

—Tim Jamieson

About the author: I am Canadian, born and raised in the province of Saskatchewan and living in Winnipeg, Manitoba. I first began writing haiku in 1983, and have had work accepted in Canada, the U.S., Japan, Australia, New Zealand, England, Ireland and Belgium.


Responses to the haiku for 12 July 2007 by Tim Jamieson

    Angelika Wienert
    2007-07-12 08:54:34

    that`s life...

    and one day this tricycle driver will be owner of a wonderful bike and...

    a good senryŻ!

    2007-07-13 11:43:55

    A neat "brotherly" moment!

    b. m. richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2007-07-19 18:53:39

    tim, a wave of (christmas past) rushed over me. being familiar with the "older brother's new bike"; prior to my being capable of riding a bike, i longingly admired the shiny red bike my older brother had received for christmas; equally well, with the cap pistols i received, i remember my tears...

    yet, more memorable were the tears i shed when my brother died