from crushed leaves …

Four haiku

I

from
crushed leaves …
the true scent

II

the cicadas
sing to the
dry forest

III

sleeping late …
the slug
in the cabbage

IV

eating a mango
wiping my hands
on my Hawaiian shirt

 

(Julian O’Dea)

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