This delightful collection by well known British poet David Jacobs captures many of those quiet events that take place in the corner of the eye, and delightful in themselves, risk being altogether missed without the poet bringing them to our attention. David’s first haiku collection, Just Before Bed, is my selection for our Book of the Week.
the unborn child
first in line
the morning run
the motor launch
a little puppy head
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 THF Digital Librarian Garry Eaton, and are used with permissi