rests upon the closet shelf
a firm presence
early morning, late evening
do crickets sleep?
a remote rest stop
light years of fecal waste-matter
becoming life-forms upon a place now known as earth
ayaz daryl nielsen, ex-roughneck (as on oil rigs) and hospice nurse, is editor of bear creek haiku (27+ years/135+ issues), homes for his poems include Lilliput Review, SCIFAIKUEST, Dead Snakes, Shamrock, Kind of a Hurricane, and! online at: bear creek haiku poetry, poems and info