Monday, September 25, 2017

Butterfly Dream: Winter Rain Haiku by Tim Gardiner

English Original

coming down once more winter rain

Acorn, 37, Fall 2016

Tim Gardiner

Chinese Translation (Traditional)


Chinese Translation (Simplified)


Bio Sketch

Dr Tim Gardiner is an ecologist, poet and children's author from Manningtree in Essex, UK. His haiku have been published in literary magazines including Frogpond, Modern Haiku and The Heron's Nest. His first collection of poetry, Wilderness, was published by Brambleby Books in 2015. Tim's debut children's book, The Voyage of the Queen Bee, was published by the Bumblebee Conservation Trust in 2016.

1 comment:

  1. Thematically and visually speaking, the quick pace of a one-liner, combined with the pivotal phrase, "once more," effectively enhances the emotionally suggestive power of "winter rain."