179days until
the Seabeck Haiku Getaway

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