children at the beach
pouring pails of sunshine
back into the sea
Distinguished Work, 4th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum Haiku Contest
Keith A. Simmonds
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Keith A. Simmonds was born in Barbados and is a citizen of both Trinidad & Tobago and France. He was a teacher of French language and literature at the secondary-school level in Trinidad & Tobago for twenty-five years. He is a lover of all types of poetry and has been writing haiku seriously since 2004. Some of his works appear in Mainichi Daily News, Capoliveri, Cascina Macondo, Simply Haiku, Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum Haiku, and Shamrock.