Jim Kacian travels to the old country for the funeral of a friend’s father and discovers what of himself still belongs to the old ways in this 2006 Red Moon Press offering of haibun and haiku.
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Haiku featured in the Book of the Week Archive are selected by Jim Kacian, following a concept first explored by Tom Clausen, and are used with permission.
passing the jug the warmth of many handsthe steep path— a babe on the back of her mothernight wind one dog starts them allancient road wearing away my sharedeparting bus— a child I don't know waves to megoodbye hugs all the places where we touch