three haiku

after picking off yellow leaves
on second glance
one bloom

handmade toy
on a shelf –
waiting for the grandchildren

left right left right
on the treadmill –
are we there yet?

~ kjmunro

Originally from Vancouver, kjmunro now lives in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory. She has recently joined the Executive of Haiku Canada, & as a volunteer for The Whitehorse Poetry Society, now called Yukon Writers’ Collective Ink, she helped organize the biennial Whitehorse Poetry Festival. She was awarded Honorable Mention in the 2014 Robert Spiess Memorial Haiku Award Competition, & her chapbook, summer evening, is available through Leaf Press as number ten in their oak leaflet series. (

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