Roberta Beary

Born in New York City, New York, USA
Living in Bethesda, Maryland, USA
http://www.robertabeary.com
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airport lounge a bartender mutes the dead

 

 

 

Noon issue 6, 2008

 

in the teapot's crescendo north wind

 

 

 14th Kusamakura International Haiku Contest  3rd Prize (2009)

 

red candle i enter your narrative

 

 

 The Haiku Foundation's Facebook Haiku Contest  2010, winner

 

jasmine scent of the other woman is me

 

 

 Modern Haiku 44:1 (2013)

 

needle juniper my dna on your pocket comb

 

 

 Modern Haiku 43:3, 2012

 

daylight

lilies light

the light

 

 12th Kusamakura International Haiku Contest 2nd Prize (2007)

 

 

autumn moon

her brain a tangle

of white string

 

 1st prize, Polish International  Haiku Contest 2012)

 

 

deep summer

on the battlefield

cars for sale

 

  Ito En (North America) New Haiku 2011 HM

 

my son and i                     

counting fireflies

counting stars

 

 1st Place, Penumbra Haiku Contest 1999

 

thunder

the roses shift

into shadow

 

 10th Kusamakura International Haiku Contest  Grand Prize (2005)

 

halloween twilight

again this year my son waits

alone by the door

 

1st Prize, Tokutomi Memorial Haiku Contest 2006

 

not hearing it

till the cat stirs

      birdsong

 

 National League of American Pen Women International Poetry Contest 1997 Honorable Mention

 

 

all day long

i feel its weight

the unworn necklace

 

Pocket Change (Red Moon Press, 2000)

 

strawberry picking-

i stumble

over my past

 

 The Heron's Nest Vol. 10, No. 1 March 2008

 

wish tree

"peace" hangs

by a thread

 

  41st A-Bomb Memorial Haiku 2007;Kyoto Museum for World Peace Award