Christopher Herold

Port Townsend, Washington

Christopher Herold has been thoroughly immersed in haiku since 1979. He is the founding editor of The Heron’s Nest haiku journal.

we lower a kayak
into the sound

just a minnow—
the granite mountain wobbles
on the lake

moonlight changing directions
with the wind

dark dark night
a leaf strikes the pavement
stem first

dragonfly . . .
a stream of thought pauses
on the stone Buddha