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American Haiku, poetry by Mary Wilder Daily

American Haiku

Silver rain outburst

Bending winds renew beauty

Passion not danger

Making love no words

Only response breathe, muscle

No self. No other. One.

Giant fiberglass

Crayon whale, chicken, Jesus

Roadside attractions




Mary Wilder Daily has returned to her hometown in Indiana and reconnected to her heritage as a Midwesterner. She joined the Indiana Playwright's Circle and has benefited from the interaction with and feedback from other writers in the weekly Scene Nights. Reading and creating poetry has been a passion of hers since she was in high school.