Stars sit like bright crabs
in the rockpools of the night
waiting for night’s ebb.
© Jane Dougherty 2016

Jane is a poet who sometimes writes long poems and calls them novels. Find out more about her writing at Jane Dougherty

I chose this haiku because it brought to mind such an unusual image. I liked the positive take on crabs/cancer…

9 Responses to 6-2

  1. Reblogged this on Jane Dougherty Writes and commented:
    Freya Picard featured this haiku of mine on her blog. Thank you, Freya 🙂

  2. Thank you for posting, Freya. I’m honoured. Ashamed to say I missed it—WP doesn’t send me all the notifications it should about new posts. Life is grim at present—thanks for being a bright spot 🙂

  3. This is beautiful. What stunning imagery in so few words.

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