Myron Lysenko

 

rock climb

every step has its own

waterfall

 

Windfall Issue 2, 2014

 

slow to rise a snail crawls up my bedroom door

 

 

paper wasp Vol19, #4, Summer 2013

 

in the wind

       a falling leaf

           stops falling

 

 

Famous Reporter #28, Dec 2003

 

a blackbird

flies towards the moon—

cancer ward

 

Notes for the Translators, Dec 2012

 

rose petals

she begins to lose

her hair

 

Creatrix #17 June 2012

 

she finds

her great grandmother —

lichen on the stone

 

The Heron’s Nest Volume VIII, Number 3: September, 2006.

 

 

grass shoots –

a mushroom lies

on its side

 

LYNX, XXIV: June 2009

 

even after death

each one is different---

leaning headstones

                         

tinywords 23 August 2006

 

long poetry reading

a trapped pigeon finds

the door

 

Joint winner Suruga-Baika 2004

 

heatwave—

after heavy watering

the plant falls over

 

Simply Haiku Vol 2 #5