Carlos Colón

Born 1953 in Shreveport Louisiana, USA
Living in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

Carlos Colón

 

at the hazardous

waste site

an eight-leaf clover

 

Point Judith Light II.2 (1993)

 

overtaken

by weeds

the road not taken

 

Haiku Headlines X:3 (1997)

 

six k places i at t once t this e new n

 

published in Mirrors, Winter 1995, as part of "One Eight Hundred,"
a linked poem written with Marlene Mountain

 

zen concert

an air guitar

slightly out of tune

 

published in RAW NerVZ HAIKU III:1 (1996) as part of "Mardi Gras Parade,"
a renga written with Alexis K. Rotella

 

pointing

my way home

the starfish

 

published in RAW NerVZ HAIKU III:1 (1996) as part of "Mardi Gras Parade,"
a renga written with Alexis K. Rotella

 

best intentions

a blank card

wishing you well

 

South by Southeast IX.2 (2002)

 

cassette tape

sound of the tonearm reaching

the last groove

 

Frogpond XXVI.2 (2003)

 

corncob smoke

the sound of a hound

in the hunter's moon

 

Haiku Headlines XV.7 (2002)

 

hose left on

the low spot in the yard

filling with sparrows

 

Haiku Headlines XV.5 (2002)

 

strawberry blonde reading thackeray with a daiquiri

 

published in RAW NerVZ HAIKU VII.2   (2001) as part of a rhymga (a rhyming renga) written with Marlene Mountain

 

staff lounge chess game

a pawn on the verge

of promotion

 

Woodnotes 29 (1996)

 

running

all the red lights

funeral procession

 

Frogpond XX.1 (1997)

 

walking on water the shadow of a lost sheep 

 

published in Lynx XIV.2 (1999) as part of "Walking on Water,"
a linked  poem written with Jim McMillan

 

all the poems

I've written

melting snow                                      

 

Frogpond 33.1 (2010)

 

in the wrong

place again

my accent


Cärlōs Cólòñ

 

From a Kind Neighbor: Haiku Society of America
Members' Anthology 1997