the moment between
waking and remembering
a widow’s first morn
On Our Own: Widowhood for Smarties, 2012
June Rose Dowis
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June Rose Dowis reads, writes, and resides in Shreveport, Louisiana. A love of nature, a heart for the underdog, and a slice of everyday life find their way into her haiku. Her work has been published in Ouachita Life, Acorn, A Hundred Gourds and anthologies, On Our Own-Widowhood for Smarties and Harbingers of Hope in Hard Times. She was also a winner of the Highway Haiku Contest in Shreveport with her haiku gracing a billboard.