Penny Harter’s mature volume from 1987 (From Here Press, Fanwood NJ) evokes the connectedness, both visceral and uncanny, of all things, between species and between ourselves.
You can read the entire book in the THF Digital Library.
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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.
fingering the bones around the soft spot— the newborn's headfull moon— light in the cracks of the sidewalkscattered paper— tire tracks cross the headlinesdistant thunder— overhead, a satellite moves in the darksnow finished— the blaze of winter starsthe monkey's face between my hands— winter twilight