Rosa Clement is one of the leading voices in Brazilian haiku, but her work has been known around the world since her first appearances online more than two decades ago. This early volume (Helionaut Press, 2001) offers poems in both Portuguese and English.
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, and are used with permission.
ecotourism the little monkey chooses banana cakeon the sea rock a huddled cormorant less than five degreeswindy day the caterpillar’s hair so neatsunny day a wasp tastes everyone’s beercut tree a half lane of ants comes downalways a child it’s her teddy bear that gets older