Sunday, July 27, 2014

Dog house

Dog house, nature strip.
Figured it was about time.
You never let go.

Ian Row

A Sunday off

A Sunday off, and
of all the things he must do
First this: Sweet F.A.


Saturday, July 26, 2014


His letters she kept,
numbered, stamps removed. Twenty
years... he reads himself.

Ian Row

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

You said I said

You said I said
Didn't we have this discussion?

Ian Row

Monday, July 21, 2014


What's the point of
a boyfriend if he won't pick you
up from the station?

Ian Row

Sunday, July 20, 2014

There's a first time

There's a first time for
everything and the right time
is always right now.

Ian Row

Saturday, July 19, 2014

It's official

It's official: you
live too far away from me.
No one to play with.

Ian Row
Working to prevent
Death from HIV and AIDs
Killed by bombs instead


Looking for signs

Looking for signs
in a field of sunflowers
signs of life and death

Ian Row

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Does it get colder
Than this Arctic Hell on Earth?
Melbourne in Winter


Lunch without my phone

Lunch without my phone
is a strange experience.
I might have to eat.

Ian Row

Monday, July 14, 2014

Help me, I am trapped
in a haiku factory
Save me before they

Virginia Gay

Friday, July 11, 2014

Tai chi class on the heath

Arthritis pricks my
thumbs... am I becoming
one more wicked witch?

Carol Ruth Kimmel

Friday, July 04, 2014

We're 8!

Happy Birthday to us and thank you to the following hot crossers for their contributions here and on the Facebook group page:

Catherine Austin
Leah Billeam
Eva Brookes
Cameron Clark
Chris Gill
Carol Ruth Kimmel
Neil Krieger
Kenton Penley Miller
Jeff Patterson
Ian Row
Alan Summers
James Von Sutekh

Special appearances by Matsuo Basho and Kobyashi Issa