Every week the Haiku Foundation features a column called Haiku Windows moderated by haikuist, KJ Munro, and it is published on Wednesday. This week’s prompt was envelope window. She generally chooses about twenty to thirty haiku to publish, highlighting (with commentary) three or four of them. I am both honored and humbled that she chose one of mine this week. Thanks KJ!
Here is my haiku, followed by her commentary:
recycled bill envelope…
I play peek-a-boo
with the baby
Nancy Brady (2018)
Many poems this week are concerned with the contents of the envelope – news that is either welcomed or dreaded – and here we have a completely different scene, where the window of the envelope becomes part of a delightful game…