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Bob Lucky

Bob Lucky

Born: in Green Bay Wisconsin, USA
Resides: Jubail, Saudi Arabia
E-mail: lucky8rice (at) yahoo (dot) com

Bob Lucky is a teacher, writer, and ukulele nutter. He holds an MA in Anthropology and an MFA in Creative Writing. His work has appeared in various international journals and anthologies. He's co-author of the chapbook my favorite thing (bottle rockets press, 2011), author of Ethiopian Time (Red Bird Chapbooks, 2014), and collaborator in Off The Beaten Track: A Year in Haiku (Boatwhistle Books, 2016). He's currently the content editor at Contemporary Haibun Online.

Books Published: Ethiopian Time (Red Bird Chapbooks, 2014)

Selected Work
a rotten persimmon
stuck to the dish
into the woods
the silence between us
icy rain
the clatter of teacups
on a wobbly cart
closing time the door propped open
between squawks
the empty sky
cold drizzle –
a goodnight kiss
on my bald spot

Credits: "daybreak" - Ambrosia 4 (2009); "icy rain" - The Heron’s Nest XI:1 (2009); "cockatoos" - Presence 38 (2009); "into the woods" - White Lotus (August 2009); "closing time" - bottle rockets 17; "cold drizzle" - White Lotus 7

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