Haiku Obits

by October 7, 2023 0 comments

09/16/1984

richard brautigan
and the forty-four magnum—
“messy, isn’t it?”

07/19/1955

weldon kees at
the golden gate bridge—
“i may go to mexico. to stay.”

10/21/2009

steve richmond, sober,
dying alone in hospice—
no more gagaku

03/30/1990

joe bolton—becky’s bed
“i want you to see this…”
the last nostalgia

02/13/1989

everette maddox— maple
leaf bar— I hope it’s not
over, and good-by

editors note:

Poets gone but not forgotten. – mh clay

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