over the door
cigar butts on the floor
some key lime pie, before I die
Published in Ku Nouveau, Summer 2001.
Mozart and sweet red wine
soft lips touch my ear promising
Revised since published in Ku Nouveau, Summer 2001.
bright as agate
shining in the moonlight
Apache tears in desert pools
The Guadalupe Rim
through the canyons
on Guadalupe Rim
my pony's head down, our backs feel
dark rain and wind
seas on the port quarter
for three days we heave, pitch and roll
Published in World Haiku Review, August 2001.
boomed in the night
as we lay on the sand
her breathing on my cheek, soft as
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These poems are Copyright © 2002 by Darrell Byrd.