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"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare


Jim Burke, lives in Limerick, Ireland. Co-founder with John Liddy of The Stony Thursday Book. Recently completed an MA, in Creative writing, in MMU. Haiku, forthcoming in 'Between the Leaves', an Irish Haiku Anthology, to be published by Arlen House, editor Anatoly Kudryavitsky. Poems and Haiku have been published in various magazines.

Jim Burke


The Meadow

The winding weight of
Paved its way
To invade you;
In my boyhood memory
You are clear to me;
Great green ghost-land!
When I close my eyes
Your crickets
Sing inside me.