haibun
A Quarterly Journal of Contemporary English Language Haibun
| Current Issue | Contents Page - This Issue | Editorial Staff | About This Journal |
| Submissions | Acceptance Criteria | Haibun Definitions | Articles | Archives | Search |

March 2008, vol 4 no 1

[return to Contents Page]

Diana Webb

 

Only Connect...

Athena Reproduction on the wall, Van Gogh.

Against blue, the bridge suspended from chains across a gap separating walls of weathered brick to let he blue channel through.

Between a white and red house and two green poplars, just short of the place where the wooden planks raise, a nineteenth century woman in black under a black umbrella.

She loved this focal spot; beneath the compass of spokes, small figure silhouetted endlessly...

                                        falling
                                        out of the dark
                                        galaxies