Like so many others, we suffered a lot of heartache in 2021. The Covid pandemic was especially merciless on our girls. I sought comfort in poetry, especially haiku, which helped me stay present. I will always be grateful to founder and editor, Mike Rehling, for choosing to include three of my earliest haiku in Issue 76 of his failed haiku journal.
failed haiku – a journal of English Senryu
Many thanks to editor Hemapriya Chellappan for including my senryu in Issue #88. Read the rest of the wonderful poems here: https://failedhaiku.com/