We met at the local writer's group, and aren't the first to have found more than friendship there. But apparently we are the only couple writing and publishing haiku in New Zealand.
Here I share some of my hubby's 'ku on the month of our fifth year since falling in love . . .
of this seagull
Kokako 15 (September 2011)
the footpath swerves
around two silver birches
Commended, NZPS International Haiku Competition 2009; moments in the whirlwind (NZPS Anthology 2009)
the sky yields
a burst of rain
With Cherries on Top: 31 Flavors from NaHaiWriMo (Press Here 2012)