three monoku by Jim Young

the lark flies higher on blue days

 

 

the sunset claws in the cat’s contract

 

 

the harvest moon ears the golden sickle of autumn

 


Bio:

Jim Young is a poet living in The Mumbles, Gower, Wales, UK.

He does most of his writing in his beach hut at Rotherslade Bay, on the Gower.

Jim has been published in:

British Haiku Society, Seventh Quarry Press, Duck Lake Journal, Blue Nib, Fresh Air Poetry; he has also read his poems on BBC Wales and ITV Wales television and BBC Wales Radio. One of his poems is displayed outside of the Gower Seafood Hut in the Mumbles. His poems are regularly published in the south Wales Evening Post. One of Jim’s poems has been published by American Diabetes Association – Diabetes Forecast magazine.


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