Thursday, January 1, 2015

Haiku--By Kelley White--United States

mail box
with a whale tail flag
jaws snapped shut on Junk mail
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March 21st
first robin
first worm
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Memorial Day
a string of geese fly
over the monument
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Pediatrician Kelley White worked in inner city Philadelphia and now works in rural New Hampshire. Her poems have appeared in journals including Exquisite Corpse, Rattle and JAMA. Her most recent books are Toxic Environment (Boston Poet Press) and Two Birds in Flame (Beech River Books.) She received a 2008 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts grant.

19 comments:

  1. lovely haiku. Hope we see more.
    Maureen

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  2. Dear Kelley,

    It's good to see you already have one kind comment on your haiku. Welcome to Whispers! I hope you enjoy your time spent here. Please let me know if you have any questions.

    Best wishes,
    Karen

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  3. This is all kinds of fun.
    I love robins.
    Myke Todd

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  4. Hi Kelley. Welcome to Whispers and thank you for the wonderful haiku. I really enjoyed reading all three of them. They are fun and witty. Continued blessings!

    -MJ (www.tgbtgpublictions.com)

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  5. Kelley, welcome to Whispers. I enjoyed your Haiku. Thank you for sharing your talent.
    Charlene

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  9. Kelley,
    I enjoyed these, especially the second one!
    Your friend,
    David Fox

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  10. Great fun. No need to reply, you have succeeded! Ralph

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