Haiku by Millikin University Students
Published in 2003


 

dusty with cobwebs
the red boots rest
against the doorframe

 
by Candace Golden
Illinois Times, Jan. 2, 2003

Students in Millikin University haiku courses are encouraged to submit their original work to small press literary magazines and haiku publications. Several have had their work accepted, so we are please to share these published haiku.

These students had work published in newspapers, haiku journals or literary magazines in 2003:

Heather Aymer
Jane Millikin
Medea Mosxona
Candace Golden
Ryan Jones

Rachel Perry
Andrea Roewe
Eric Sharp
Beth Stiner
Angie Williams

Dear Millikin students and alums,

If you have had a haiku published somewhere or if I have missed your published work, please let me know and I will add you to this page celebrating the haiku published by Millikin students and alums.

send your updates by email to:
Dr. Randy Brooks

 

cool breeze
the evening drizzle
patters on the porch

 
by Andrea Roewe
Acorn, 10, April 2003

 

still two papers to go
[a] fly trapped
between windowpanes

 
by Ryan Jones
Acorn, 11, Fall 2003

 

listen to the silence
between us:
falling snow

 
by Angela Williams
Illinois Times, Jan. 2, 2003

 

summer
grandma walks mindless
down the country road

 
by Heather Aymer
Raw Nervz, 9.2, 2003

 

Christmas eve
our presents already opened
by the cat

 
by Jane Millikin
Illinois Times, Jan. 2, 2003

 

clear spring morn:
I take a deep breath
of smog

 
by Elizabeth Stiner
Raw Nervz, 9.1, 2003

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by Elizabeth Stiner
Raw Nervz, 9.1, 2003

 

jelly fish on the beach
the boy loses
his innocence

 
by Ryan Jones
Raw Nervz, 9.2, 2003

 

sunny field
of grass and cockleburs
the boy and his dog

 
by Ryan Jones
Modern Haiku , Fall, 2003

 

fragrant irises
the boy asks
where babies come from

 
by Ryan Jones
Heron's Nest, July, 2003

 

pearl-pink dawn
water laps
on the empty gondolas

 
by Rachel Perry
Modern Haiku , 34.1, 2003

 

rock in my shoe
are we almost there?
 

 
by Elizabeth Stiner
Raw Nervz, 8.3, 2003

 

no place to be
one snowflake
falls more quickly

 
Eric Sharp
Illinois Times, Jan. 2, 2003

 

wind outside . . .
a seranade
in gray

 
by Elizabeth Stiner
Raw Nervz, 2003

 

computer crashes
again . . .
spring rain

 
by Elizabeth Stiner
Raw Nervz, 9.1, 2003

 

bony broad shoulders
the spot
where his wings should be

 
by Medea Mosxona
Raw Nervz, 9.2, 2003

 

tequila shot
his face
grows more handsome

 
by Medea Mosxona
Raw Nervz, 9.2, 2003

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2003, Dr. Randy Brooks• Millikin University
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