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Book of the Week: Not A Word Too Much



Our Book of the Week is Not A Word Too Much, several brilliant haiku sequences, in Dutch and English, by Max Verhart. A contribution to the Radish Series, the book has an Introduction in Dutch by Wim Lofvers.


freight train
a load of snow
going south


seemingly bored
the owl closes
one eye


that one note
nothing else exists anymore
for the trumpeter


You can read the entire book in the THF Digital Library.

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Haiku featured in the Book of the Week Archive are selected by THF Digital Librarian Garry Eaton, and are used with permission


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