cattails
May 2014
Haiku
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the butterfly—
it moves away from a flower
between stones

la mariposa—
se aleja de una flor
entre pedradas

Rogelio Rodríguez "Viento"
Spain


smell of rain
on the mountaintop
spring rain

miris kise
na vrhovima planine
boje proleca

Tatjana Debeljacki
Serbia


herbarium​ . . .
mint-scented moon
and her laughter ​

Diana Teneva
Bulgaria​


sun-drenched corner
the perfect curve of a dew claw

Aron Rothstein
USA


distant valley
a tune occupies my mind
rising moon

दूर वादी
एक धुन मेरे दिमाग पर सवार
उगता चाँद

Neelam Dadhwal
India




tending graves—
all of the fireflies
he never knew

Ernesto P. Santiago
Philippines


eucalyptus stand
winter monarchs peel
into sunlight

James Chessing
USA​


salmon sky—
a wedge of geese
shifts its leader

Marianne Paul
Canada


my umbrella
flipped in the wind—
uncertain days

Adelaide B. Shaw
USA​


plum blossoms
​the hide and seek
of black ants
​ ​

Jasna Popović
​Croatia​​


the slant
of each breakwater rock
twilight yoga

Bill Cooper
USA​