Two Haiku by Jim Kacian

fishing village
a rumor of blues running
through the café

catch and release
a little shine left
on my fingers

These haiku by Jim Kacian are from the new book NEST FEATHERS: Selected Haiku from the First 15 Years of The Heron’s Nest.  Reprinted with permission from Jim Kacian.  All Rights Reserved.

100_2377100_2981100_3552100_3602Jim gave me permission to add some of my photos of Lake Michigan to his post.

Two Haiku by Billie Wilson

winter wind —
a cradlesong sung
in an ancient tongue

campfire sparks —
someone outside the circle
starts another song

Billie Wilson is an Associate Editor at The Heron’s Nest.  Her haiku in this post are from the new book, NEST FEATHERS Selected Haiku from the First 15 Years of The Heron’s Nest.  Reprinted with permission from Billie Wilson.  All Rights Reserved.