Sathya Narayana

Gold Star - 6,955 Points (12-06-1958 / Nellore, Andhra Pradesh)

Haiku Collection - I - Poem by Sathya Narayana

Summer power cut
In the blacked-out village streets
Glow worms

Autumn night
In the bright moon light
Naked timberline

Snow covered mountains
Walking there all alone
A naked yeti

rain doctor helped
the earth deliver
baby saplings

someday in March
the northern woods woke up
to cuckoo's song

whistling winds brought news
Of an impending drizzle
Trees nodded thanks

“He’s such a flirt
This handsome butterfly”
Gossiped flowers

With tearful eyes
Farmers prayed for rain
Somewhere thundered hope

Comments about Haiku Collection - I by Sathya Narayana

  • Sandra Martyres (8/11/2009 6:41:00 AM)

    A lovely collection of haiku...Sathya - you have perfected the art of writing haiku. (Report) Reply

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  • (8/10/2009 11:48:00 PM)

    Ahaaa.. a nice collection of Haiku's....
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  • (8/6/2009 7:42:00 PM)

    a beautiful collection of haikus all beautiful and meaningful. i liked this one in particular
    'He’s such a flirt
    This handsome butterfly”
    Gossiped flowers'
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  • (8/4/2009 8:23:00 AM)

    absolutely refreshing! ! ! ! ..a resounding 10! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • (8/3/2009 6:41:00 AM)

    Abeautiful collection of Haikus I must say! 10!
    -Raj Nandy
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  • (8/1/2009 11:39:00 AM)

    beautiful! !
    the last stanza is awesome.
    thank you.
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  • (8/1/2009 11:22:00 AM)

    Beautiful haikus fluttering like butterflies.10. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, August 1, 2009

Poem Edited: Tuesday, September 29, 2009

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