Freedom (haiku)

phone pole

Even the phone pole

yearns to escape

its tether

(Poem & image © Kim Goldberg)
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Wondering (haiku)

abandoned

Wondering

if blackberry pie can mend

an abandoned friendship

(Poem & image © Kim Goldberg)
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At the forest’s edge (haiku)

at the forest's edge

At the forest’s edge

a bare lot

holds the line

(poem & image © Kim Goldberg)
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A stone heart (haiku)

a stone heart

A stone heart leapt

from the path to ride home

in my palm

(Text & image © Kim Goldberg, 2014)
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Heart Ship (haiku)

Heart Ship

She mended the holes

in her heart-ship

with each new poem

(Text & image © Kim Goldberg)
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Estuary (haiku)

feathers at estuary

At the river’s end—

an explosion of feathers

an ocean begins

(Text & image © Kim Goldberg)
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Collection Agency (haiku)

Red-tailed Hawk

Collection agency phone call

its weight lifted by the hawk

on my way home

(© Kim Goldberg)
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Primeval First Aid (haiku)

Primeval First Aid

Morning cobwebs

laden with snow, stitching deep

fissure in aging bark

(text and image © Kim Goldberg, 2014)
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Winter hummingbird (haiku)

winter hummingbird

tiny jewel atop

last year’s yarrow stalk—gazing

all the way to spring 

(text and image © kim goldberg)
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Linley Valley tanka

rough-skinned newt

four hundred

and seventy-two frogs and newts

relocated—

the number must be large enough

to obscure the bulldozer

(text and image © Kim Goldberg)
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