Haiku Hotline Vol. 3: Flashback

The Haiku Hotline is a miniature weekly poetry journal, solicited via text & voicemail. You can listen to this installment at the end of this episode.

Haiku Hotline Vol. 3: Flashback was curated by Chen Chen. We highly recommend Chen’s new book, “When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities.”

 


 

A bedsheet
full of holes—window
to a snow-globe house.

 


 

Eyes roll back
to when I was a house cat
chewing my Scotch-tape halo.

 


 

Already the snow is letting up.
In each home there are beautiful songs.
Any one of them could have been sung by me.

 


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