Haikai challenge: bird haiku

Looking through Martha Magenta’s haiku for Frank Tassone’s weekly challenge, I was particularly struck by this one:

dawn tide
rolling up the beach
a wave of sanderlings

The Heron’s Nest, Volume XXI, Number 3: September 2019

 

My haiku on the same theme:

 

thrush in a tree

still winter bare

a tissue of song

 

 

 

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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

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