Irish Haiku Society

Stephen Farren, b. Co. Derry



the fragrant orange

continuing to tarry

upon washed fingers

 

 

 

playing on water

almost touchable

sunlight

 

 

 

east wind –

smoke wrinkles

blue sky

 

© Stephen Farren, 2007

 

Diarmuid Fitzgerald, Co. Dublin


wooden sea-shell

with an ear-hole –

whistling wind

 
 

(First published in Shamrock Haiku Journal, No 19)


© Diarmuid Fitzgerald, 2011


Anton Floyd, Co. Cork


waiting

in the sheaths of ice,

blades of grass

 
 

(IHS International Haiku Competition 2014 winner)


© Anton Floyd, 2014


Ryan Fitzpatrick, Co. Kildare


midnight river -

flamingos drink

the stars



brown-green

and tawny lands -

a crow soars above


(first published in Shamrock No 112009)



© Ryan Fitzpatrick, 2009


William Gibb Forsyth, Co. Wicklow


storm clouds –

seaweed sways

as the seal passes


First published in Shamrock Haiku Journal No 5 (2008)


© William Gibb Forsyth, 2008


Michael Gallagher, Co. Kerry


in the grave

a memory

no more




thrush thrums snail's shell din-dins




(first published in World Haiku Review, Volume 7, Issue 2, August 2009)





sudden shower

the bog stitched with

silver lamé




(first published in Shamrock Haiku Journal No 5, 2008)


© Michael Gallagher, 2008



Fionnan Glynn, Dublin


monotonous voice –

blue ink still

carries the sound


© Fionnan Glynn, 2007


Mark Granier, Dublin

 

Our plane’s shadow on

bright cloud – that other season

travelling with us

 

 

 

Only one figure

moves on the dark mountain, a

twist of rain-bright road

 

© Mark Granier, 2006

 

Anna Grogan, Dublin

 

a touch of velvet

December sky

hanging low

 

 

 

Christmas Eve

blue lights on the trees

outline darkness

 

 

 

June rain

knifing through grass and clothes –

lightning stabs the sky


 


 


finches

chirp a high note

asking, answering

 

© Anna Grogan, 2006

 

Trish Groves, Dublin



of the billion stars

this one

the dawn-bringer

 

 

 

professor's e-mail...

a man with such a large

vocabulary


© Trish Groves, 2007


Mary Gunn, Dublin



trees in their

winter nakedness

revealing birds' old nests


© Mary Gunn, 2012