A Haiku Each Day

Sixty-two hundred and five Syllables a year.

Archive for Ladybugs


A blur of bright wings
Whirring over a rose hedge
Spring’s first ladybug.

Sign Seeker

Each spring mistaking
The same round-headed red nail
For a ladybug.


Gentle April rain
A lady beetle shelters
Between rose petals.


Smooth-shelled hemisphere,
Candy-colored polka dots,
Beneath: the dark jaws.