Thursday, March 13, 2014

A Poem by ayaz daryl nielsen

Where are You Going?
Assess the density
of rising mist
as sunrise
early morning’s 
once more?
The wild blueberries 
and toadstools,
their moment
A crow stretching 
stiff wings in 
first light,
his, too
the sound
is canny 
ayaz daryl nielsen, husband, father, veteran, x-roughneck (as on oil rigs) and hospice nurse, editor of bear creek haiku (24+ years/116+ issues), his poetry’s homes include Lilliput Review, Yellow Mama, Verse Wisconsin, Shamrock, Kind of a Hurricane and Shemom, he has earned some cherished awards and participated in worthy anthologies - poetry ensembles include Concentric Penumbra’s of the Heart and Tumbleweeds Still Tumbling, and, in 2013, released an anthology The Poet’s of Bear Creek - beloved wife/poet Judith Partin-Nielsen, assistant Frosty, and! (translates as joie de vivre)

1 comment:

  1. yes! glad for Jellyfishes' Whiskers! I mean, Jellyfish Whispers!