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Phyllis Beckman


† † †blossom atremble
awaiting the hummingbird
† zip, dip, quick sip, gone

© by Phyllis Beckman.
Used with the authorís permission.

Phyllis Beckman begins the day with a candle, coffee, and Your Daily Poem. A member of the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets, she recently attended their 65th Anniversary Conference. Phyllis feels privileged to enjoy a quiet life in the town of Onalaska, encouraged in her writing by Women Writers' Ink, (WWink), of La Crosse, Wisconsin. She has a fishing license and recently caught a sizeable bluegill in the Black River at the local park.

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Posted 07/14/2015 11:49 AM
Very well done. Terrific haiku.
Posted 07/10/2015 04:21 PM
Clever haiku! I love this form, each word is important and this is classic with a humorous twist. Brava!
Posted 07/10/2015 12:23 PM
Lori Levy:
Beautiful image.
Posted 07/10/2015 11:52 AM
Come and gone
Posted 07/10/2015 10:13 AM
I love haiku.
Posted 07/10/2015 08:50 AM
Posted 07/10/2015 08:42 AM
a perfect example of when less is more! nice.
Posted 07/10/2015 07:56 AM
Lovely haiku. This describes the humminbird so well! I am a fan of haiku verse, thanks for thus one.
Posted 07/10/2015 06:14 AM

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