Flow by Roslyn C.

Flow, like ocean waves



Roslyn C. is a student in Ms. Chivers’ special needs class at A.N. Myer Secondary School in Niagara Falls, Ontario.

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Sunny Day at Niagara Falls by Mellow Curmudgeon

Cropped photo of Iguazu Falls by Marcio Chagas. from Unsplash

Wet thunder booms as
water sweeps itself away.
‡‡A rainbow lingers.

Source: Mellow Curmudgeon, July 2022.

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From the author: My haiku was inspired by the contrast between loud rushing water and a silent steady rainbow, as pondered by Boris Glikman in a prose poem about a visit to Niagara Falls.  The contrast cried out to be displayed in the kind of deliberate swerve common in haiku poetry, often between the middle and final lines.

View Glikman’s poem, Falling With the Falls.


Niagara Falls: A Haiku by Megan Nicole Morgan


Image by Megan Nicole Morgan

High and mighty falls
Holding hands with two countries
A beautiful sight

Source: Paper Poetry, November 23, 2020

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