Haiku

 

spider silk—
the pirouette
of a chrysalis

 

flying out
of a forgotten dream
wren song

 

birdsong
before the earth
falls silent

 
© Martha Magenta

World Haiku Review August 2017
https://sites.google.com/site/worldhaikureview2/august-2017/shintai-haiku

About Martha Magenta

Martha Magenta is an award-winning haiku poet living in Bristol, England, UK. She has a passion for herbalism, gardening, veganism, animal rights, Earth and the environment. She has worked for ActionAid, and Friends of the Earth. Her poetry, haiku, haibun, senryu, and tanka have appeared in many journals, magazines, and anthologies. She was awarded first, second and third prizes and Honourable Mentions in contests for haiku, tanka and haibun in 2017 - 2019. She is listed on The European Top 100 haiku authors, 2017 and 2018. She collects her published work on a blog: https://marthamagenta.com/
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2 Responses to Haiku

  1. madhuri says:

    Love your haiku Martha❤️

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