12 – 6 – Featured Haiku Writer

6 December, 2018

the wormhole closes …

now an ochre city of

opal-studded sand


© Isabel Caves 2018


Here is the fourth haiku from our Featured Haiku Writer – Isabel Caves. Isabel loves writing haiku, lots of haiku! She likes to play around with different styles of short poetry. Sometimes a little magic creeps in too … Discover more at Isabel Caves.

I liked the action of the portal closing and revealing the writer’s new destination.

This haiku is part of our PORTAL theme!

Caped Crusader …

1 June, 2016
Crime is the cancer
That’s destroying this city
And I am the cure.
© R.Todd Henrichs 2016

This is R Todd’s second appearance here at Pure Haiku. When he doesn’t have his nose in a book reading about literary criticism, or busy writing some stuffy essay for class, he can be found pulling out his hair in trying to relay an image in just 17 syllables… because haiku are fun? Find out more about him at R Todd Writes

I chose this haiku because it made me smile and think of Batman! It also made me think of my positivity even through the most wretched times – a positive outlook, I was frequently told, is a cure in itself…

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