Haiku – Akitsu

 

blackberry moon
he sucks the tune
from a blues harp

 

half moon …
the folded wings
of a white butterfly

 

seaside beer …
a seagull’s wing dips
into the foam

 
Akitsu Quarterly, Summer, 2018
http://www.wildgraces.com/Akitsu-Quarterly.html

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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