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  • Writer's picturePenny Harter


Happy to share that again a haiku of mine is both featured and commented upon in this week's Haiku Dialogue. Thank you, Alex Fyffe, for selecting my work. And please enjoy all the other fine haiku shared here!

Here's my haiku and his commentary:

arthritis pool— my aching limbs rejoice as they rise

Penny Harter New Jersey, USA

Tubs and pools were another popular topic for this theme. Few things on Earth can make us feel as light as water; it allows us to float and to come as close to natural flight as many of us will ever get. And for Harter, the pool gives a short reprieve from the pain in her body, something we can all use from time to time.

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