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Charles Ghigna - Father Goose®

the author of more than 100 award-winning books from Random House, Disney, Hyperion, Time Inc.,

Scholastic, Simon & Schuser, Capstone, Boyds Mills, Abrams, Orca, Charlesbridge and other publishers.

October - Haiku



Artist autumn comes,
paints her blush across each tree,
drops palette, and leaves.

River City Publishing ©Charles Ghigna

1st Place 
Sakura International Haiku Competition


laurasalas said...

OK, not many haiku make me snort out loud, but this one does the trick. Both beautiful and funny!

Charles Ghigna said...

Thanks, Laura. I appreciate your snort!

Michelle Heidenrich Barnes said...


Charles Ghigna said...

Thanks, Michelle. May your autumn skies be clear, may your trees be full of color!

Tabatha said...

Sharing this one!