January 11, 2006, Dr, Akito Arima and Garry Gay, smiling
at the Cliff House during Dr. Akito Arima's visit and
after our ginko in Muir Woods. For the kukai, Dr. Arima, Garry
and Patricia Machmiller served as judges.
This was one of Garry's choices at the kukai.
inside the charred hollow
how small I am
* * *
Garry won the Gerald Brady Senryu contest in 2010
with this verse.
going for a walk
in the cemetery
and this Honorable Mention in the same contest
has been one of my favorites:
as we pull it apart
I change my mind
Frogpond; the journal of the Haiku Society of America,
Vol. 34:, 2011 pages 168-169.