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


E. Martin Pedersen, originally from San Francisco, has lived in eastern Sicily for over 35 years. He teaches English at the local university. His haiku have appeared in Ink Sweat & Tears, Paper Wasp, cattails, Hedgerow, Under the Basho, Chrysanthemum and others. Martin is an alum of the Squaw Valley Community of Writers.

E. Martin Pedersen



there is no God
yet there's always an eagle
soaring overhead