Brad Bennett

Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Living in Arlington, Massachusetts, USA
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a drop of pond

at the end of a beak

setting sun

 

 

The Heron’s Nest, June 2011 (Runner Up, The Heron’s Nest Award)

 

company for lunch

a dozen eggs knock

against the pot

 

 

Second Place, Kaji Aso Studio International Haiku Contest, 2013

 

rusty lawn chair

the full moon reveals

its silver

 

 

Honorable Mention, Autumn Moon Haiku Contest 2013, Bangor Haiku Group

 

falling snow joins everything

 

 

 

 

Acorn, No. 29, Fall 2012

 

fall into winter

the leaf and its shadow

frozen together

 

 

Acorn,No. 30, Spring 2013

 

a nail’s shadow

on a weathered board

late afternoon

 

 

bottlerockets, #28, February 2013

 

undulating sky

the wake of a

water strider

 

 

Chrysanthemum 14, October 2013

 

streetlights...

my shadow and I

keep meeting

 

 

Frogpond,Volume 36:2, Spring/Summer 2013

 

winter sun

a goat bleats

inside the shed

 

 

Frogpond,Volume 36:3, Fall 2013

 

waiting

becomes living

late winter

 

 

The Heron’s Nest, September 2011

 

the gardener

rakes gravel ripples—

the last step out

 

 

A Hundred Gourds, December 2013

 

the rain slows

a pair of sneakers

slung on a wire

 

 

Modern Haiku, Fall 2013, 44:3

 

crows

calling out

the falling snow

 

 

TheNor’Easter, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2013

 

a swan

flies over the pond

bones whistling

 

 

Southby Southeast, Vol. 20, No.2, Summer 2013

 

trash day—

a drum set

in the pouring rain

 

 

tinywords,13.2, July 2013