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Frogpond 39.3 • 2016

Museum of Haiku
Literature Award

Haiku & Senryu

Essay 1 - Characteristics of American Haiku

Essay 2 - Spiritual Freedom: Learning from Wassily Kandinsky



Book Reviews

From the Editor

wordmark & wordmark




railroad ties—
his gait once again
a boy's

Alan S. Bridges


violin lesson the squeak of my old window

Bob Lucky


40 years
the postman still carries
a tune

Robert Epstein

pine lake cabin
someone's landscape
in the cellar

John Martone


the first taste
of alphabet cereal . . .
a child refugee

Chen-ou Liu

koi pond
the open mouths
of children

Ben Moeller-Gaa


grandchildren gone
Marvin K. Mooney
has a broken spine

LeRoy Gorman


early dusk the check-battery light stays on

paul m.


i acquire a taste
for her

Roberta Beary