A water take-off seen from the beach at Asilomar during a YT Haiku Retreat!. jhhymas
For you, O gulls,
I order slaty waters
and this leaden sky!
American Poetry; the Twentieth Century, Volume Two,
Library of America, 2000, page 642.
American author & novelist Richard Wright wrote a large body of haiku in the last two years of his life when he was living in France.