Thursday, April 6, 2017

Butterfly Dream: Orchard Grass Haiku by Larry Kimmel

English Original

thunder and apple blossoms
her naked presence in the orchard grass

Ink Sweat & Tears, June 5, 2009

Larry Kimmel

Chinese Translation (Traditional)


Chinese Translation (Simplified)


Bio Sketch

Larry Kimmel was born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.  He lives quietly in the hills of western Massachusetts.  His most recent books  are shards and dust and outer edges. The Piercing Blue of Sirius: Selected Poems 1968 - 2008 is free to read online.

1 comment:

  1. Combined with the biblical symbolism of "thunder" [and lightning] and "apple" employed in popular culture, female sexuality is effectively explored in this multi-sensory haiku