Michael Rehling

Born 1946 in Detroit, Michigan, USA
Living in Presque Isle, Michigan, USA

where other trees
reach upwards
the willow

2013 HNA anthology

 

clock shop
noon proclaimed
over and over

from  “How to Now: Listening to Haiku Poets" by Tracy Koretsky

 

pretending not to be there the whitetail and I

 from a haiga in HaigaOnline

 

   patterns
on a north wind
   cattails

from a haiga in HaigaOnline

 

small twig in a raging river skipping the class reunion

 from a haiga in HaigaOnline

 

in a split second
during a long thoughtful breath
I inhale a bug

Simply Haiku

 

breakfast kiss
– sharing the egg white
on our tongues

Simply Haiku

 

daring me
to follow it . . .
jazz riff

Prune Juice

 

stargazing
at a friend’s grave
cancer rising

from “Astronomical Death” in Haibun Today

 

the clarity
of every single moment . . .
spring rain

KernelsOnline

 

the maple
has chosen today to turn
September 11

Modern Haiku

 

memorial –
rose petals float
on our reflections

Notes from the Gean

 

shoreline gestalt . . . the stone in my sandal

from a haiga Prune Juice 11 November 2013

 

early morning
chanting the heart sutra
to a butterfly

extracted from a haiga published on HaigaOnline

 

Brubeck on the juke
the waitress brings my beer
in 5/4 time

Simply Haiku