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Short River poem by RAJAT KANTI CHAKRABARTY| Details | |


Up the creek
Reeking in the sun

Short River poem by Teddy Kimathi| Details | |

Walking Under Water

enchanting journey;
beauty on river's
feeds my soul

Short River poem by Belly Bell| Details | |

River Walk

no one dares 
falling, along the river 
stepping stones 


Short River poem by Loren Park| Details | |

Ebb of Tide

Glittering aqua
Deep hues, light twinkle, shimmer

Short River poem by Marty King| Details | |

river flows freely haiku

river flows freely
like time when it is careful
my mind is now free

Short River poem by Regina Riddle| Details | |

River Legend

clear cool rapids
pounding down on smooth stones
we are going wading

Short River poem by Mohan Chutani| Details | |

River Walk

On the river bank
I walk with the flow; hoping 
opposite ends meet

Short River poem by Kathleen Callaway| Details | |

The Hunt

Eagle carves the wind 
Talons flashing in the sun
Fat spawning salmon

Short River poem by Tim Peterson| Details | |

River's Edge

Placid icy waters flow
Rhythmically laps the shore
Knitting icy lace

Short River poem by Kaye Locke| Details | |

Ganges Morning

While fisherman wait
Sacred river scintillates
At dawn’s amber light

Short River poem by Jerry Stevenson| Details | |

River Walk

Silently I walk
as the mighty Red roars by.
The sound soothes my soul.

Short River poem by david mohn| Details | |

Moon River

shimmered undulance
moon's slow waltz as current leads...
river gently dips

Short River poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details | |


Dancing silver mists
Drape like curtains over stone
Proclaiming the Spring

Short River poem by Bozhidar Pangelov| Details | |

Short way


the river
the short
of the stone

to the Sea

Short River poem by Michael Newman| Details | |

Haiku Ophidia

Sleeping coil of snake
slithered as my shadow fell -
rope slipped the bollard.

Short River poem by Earl Schumacker| Details | |

Achoo Haiku

    Achoo Haiku

Cold swift river

Sneezes on the lotus shore

Take 2 aspirin

Short River poem by Earl Schumacker| Details | |

Kayak Haiku

     Kayak Haiku

River paddles down
Canoe skin, metal, bobbing 
Orange red on blue

Short River poem by John Squires| Details | |

On the River

Moss grew quickly in the wet
The river fisher checked his net
The passing of a silhouette

Short River poem by Christine Costello| Details | |

River Walk

Stifling hot Sunday
Body is achingly weak
Need some wet relief

8-27-14 for Haiku Contest

Short River poem by Earl Schumacker| Details | |

Haiku Punch

     Haiku Punch

One two one two, hit

Ripples on river, stone skips

Current fights back tears

Short River poem by Earl Schumacker| Details | |

Rock Ends - Haiku

     Rock Ends – Haiku

Raging on the leaf
River Turmoil, falls flow down
Crash green, ends on rocks

Short River poem by Earl Schumacker| Details | |

Contorted River - Haiku

     Contorted River – Haiku

broke branch lost its tree 
on hysterical currents 
winding, collecting

Short River poem by Seren Roberts| Details | |

Healing River

stones slip between toes
pain when walking in life's stream...
river of hope heals

Penned 26 August 2014

Short River poem by Earl Schumacker| Details | |

Snow Flake And Leaf Adventure - Haiku

  Snow Flake And Leaf Adventure - Haiku

Snow flake lands on leaf
Both fall to river raging
Spin past rocks, dizzy

Short River poem by Brenda Meier-Hans| Details | |

River Dance

Laughing at the sun
While dancing down the river
Lazy leaves just flow

Brenda Meier-Hans
1st place win

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