haiku about canes

One bloom


the rotted walking cane


Thin man,

thin cane;

long shadow


walking cane in dry grass

leaving the present

where it is


The stones in my mind are quiet and smooth.


About genemyers

Gene Myers is a New Jersey poet, music journalist and columnist who learned to walk twice. His weekly column is called The Joy of Life. He was awarded first place in Arts and Entertainment Writing by The New Jersey Press Association.
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2 Responses to haiku about canes

  1. Franci Louann says:

    the 1st one is the best…a spring “good news” story…

  2. I like all of these a lot, Gene, especially “walking cane in dry grass.” Very evocative.

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