Poetry:  Haiku, Senryu, Tanka & maybe more

cold rain
a red bow droops
from the wreath

frogpond, 2020. 43(1): p. 39.

Twenty years married

so fast - as the cliché goes

blurred energies

love and respect – the fuels

then, now, and moving forward

Ribbons, 2019. 15, Spring/Summer, p. 38


trained, pruned

and repotted regularly

that good job

in a big company

Cattails, 2019. October 2019: p. 65.

looking fragile

the Limber Pine hangs on

in a niche

retired now

sending roots into new ground

Ribbons, 2019. 15  Fall(3): p. 55.

March sunshine
the city starts to unwind
kids on park swings

Cattails, April 2020, p18.

transformer on a pole
Eduardo - hums softly
send his earnings home

Cattails, April 2020, p.73

© 2020 Robert Erlandson

walking on a glacier
      under my feet

Ribbons, 16 Winter 2020 (1), p25