Gregory LongeneckerGregory Longenecker

Born 1947 in Hollywood, California, USA
Living in Pasadena, California USA
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crocus
after such a long time
saying yes

Honorable Mention - San Francisco International Haiku, 2012

 

the dead of night
my father wanders
through my dreams

Frogpond - 37.2, 2014

 

morning
the slow silence
of a snail

Reader's Choice of the Year - Shamrock Haiku Journal - #27, 2014

 

scout camp
with new flashlights
we signal aliens

Acorn - #2, 2015

 

an owl questions God twilight

Bones - #3, 2013

summer twilight . . .
girls braid and unbraid
each other’s hair

Yuki Teikei Haiku Society Members’ Anthology 2012

 

busy
with their own lives
summer clouds

Acorn - #31, 2013

 

too soon to call it love new ice

Photo Co-Winner - tiny words, 13.1, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

winter rain . . .
the hole in the garden
where the old oak stood

Modern Haiku - 44.3, 2013

 

under the table
my knee touches my grandson’s
the lengthening days

Second Prize, The 2012 Kiyoshi and Kiyoko Tokutomi Haiku Contest

 

sitting zazen
the janitor closes doors
one by one

Frogpond - 36:2, 2013

 

Gettysburg
the hushed silence
of fallen snow

World Haiku Review - December, 2012

 

wild strawberries
I remember
our tangled legs

bottle rockets - #28, 2013

 

searching for a sign post     year’s end

Mariposa - #28, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

pathology slide
the delicate pink
of cancer cells

Frogpond - 28:2, 2005