skip to Main Content
[Back]

2010 Haiku Poets of Northern California Haiku Award

Haiku First Place
Author: Michael McClintock
rhubarb leaves
how they soften
the pelting rain
Haiku Second Place
Author: Garry Gay
zen garden
in the raked furrows
pine needles gather
Haiku Third Place
Author: Linda Galloway
pieces of sky
in the forest canopy—
summer's end
Haiku Honorable Mention
Author: Linda Galloway
the honking
of geese heading south—
our wordless smiles
Haiku Honorable Mention
Author: Melissa Spurr
longest day
the stallion drinks
straight from the hose
Haiku Honorable Mention
Author: Jeanne Cook
a few leaves
still on the trees...
the train's faint call
Senryu First Place
Author: Garry Gay
Dead Sea Scrolls
my mother still has
my baby teeth
Senryu Second Place
Author: Ernest J. Berry
family chapel
my ancestor's patina
on the seats
Senryu Third Place
Author: Ernest J. Berry
cyber problem
i borrow my neighbour's
9-year-old
Senryu Honorable Mention
Author: Francine Banwarth
after the funeral
                 we get into
our comfortable clothes
Senryu Honorable Mention
Author: Bruce H. Feingold
men's retreat—
toilet seats left
down
Senryu Honorable Mention
Author: Seren Fargo
secular guest—
thankful no one feels the need
to say grace
Senryu Honorable Mention
Author: John Stevenson
transit lounge
the toppled suitcase
left that way
Senryu Honorable Mention
Author: Carolyn Hall
funeral day
family feuds
not laid to rest
Senryu Honorable Mention
Author: Francine Banwarth
autumn leaves...
learning
I'm dispensable
Back To Top