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A Hundred Gourds 5:3 June 2016

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A Bit of Ourselves – Haiku by the Gourds Team

| Introduction | page 2 | page 3 |page 4 | page 5 | page 6 |page 7 | page 8
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John McManus – England


Expositions Editor


A Hundred Gourds #1:1, December 2011 – A Hundred Gourds #2:1, December 2012

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goldfish bowl
my daughter asks
if I'm going to die

spacetinywords #15:1, 2015

 

  funeral clothes she unfolds the eulogy

spaceModern Haiku # 46:2, 2015



unplanned pregnancy
the hum of a beehive
beneath the porch

spaceAcorn #35

 

  ice fishing
my father tries to catch
his breath

space — Mayfly #57



instant coffee
me and my neighbour
set the world to rights

spaceA Hundred Gourds # 1:4, 2012

 

  factory gates
a night shift worker shreds
his lotto ticket

spaceModern Haiku #46.1, 2015



funeral morning
I join my son inside
his time machine

spaceAcorn # 31

 


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