Dan Campbell—finding divine inspiration: commentaries on "from the hollow of a redwood gospel wind" by Victor Ortiz
Joshua Gage — championing rebellion: commentaries on "Timetravel is forbidden./ But kids / do it anyway" by Eva Eriksson.
Dear THF community, this is my last post as the THF librarian and I hope you have enjoyed the Book of the Week and Librarian’s Cache features over the last three years.
Jonathan Epstein—our intimate kinship with all beings: comments on "broken Wedgwood / the bowerbird collects / another piece" by Gavin Austin
Maurice Nevile: enlisting the reader. Commentaries on "traffic jam / my small son asks / who made God" by Peggy Willis Lyles
Ann Smith and AI friend — nature and technology converge: commentaries on "rain drops / playing chopin / the AI" by Helga Stania
Jonathan Epstein — the singular harmony of a shared meal. Commentaries on "pumpkin soup/the family's oneness/in slurps" by Aparna Pathak
Lakshmi Iyer—caught in a world of desires: commentaries on "eternal life/even the cuckoo wants it/summer night" by Deborah A. Bennett
Harriet Thistlethwaite — a bid for freedom: commentaries on "plein air painting--/I fill my brush/with the sky" by Carole MacRury
Chloe Chan — look closer and find something special: commentaries on "on the tip/of the bird's beak/a drop of rainbow" by Earl Livings
Dan Campbell — missing the magnificent magnolia: commentaries on: "the magnolia / wasn't ours, but its absence / is" by Patricia J. Machmuller.
Jonathan Epstein—shedding supernal light: commentaries on "the plum tree / by the job centre / is flowering" by Sarah Davies
Harrison Lightwater—genial and bittersweet: commentaries on "near-miss asteroid/sometimes I wish/it wouldn't miss" by Tracy Davidson
Amoolya Kamalnath — a new world in front of us: commentaries on "h(AI)ku" and "depression pills for craters on the moon" by Marilyn Ashbaugh
Ashoka Weerakkody — a haiku moment strikes in semi-darkness: comments on "twilight / the silence / between notes" by Alasdair Paterson
Peter C. Forster — haiku, but not as we know it, Jim: commentaries on " shaving/above the ear/to fly better” by Barbara Anna Gaiardoni
Dan Campbell - the nature of epiphanies: commentaries on "an epiphany/discarded by the curb/evergreen" by Roland Packer
Jonathan Epstein — charm and intimacy: comments on "front row seats/the long eyelashes/of circus elephants" by Valentina Ranaldi-Adams
Ann Smith — not as old as the sky: commentaries on "beam by beam/the old barn taken down/to sky" by Peter Newton
Dan Campbell—an invisible force: commentaries on "about the wind / three windmills agree" by Marie-Thérèse Taylor