Toothbrushes Kiss

Timothy Collinson
Faculty Librarian for Technology

July-August 2008

A display of haiku by Timothy Collinson, examples of haiku books and magazines from the small to the esoteric, as well as Timothy’s own field notebook and other ephemera.

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Winter

frigid morning.
toothbrushes kiss
beneath the mirror

The display includes notes explaining the verse form and its variants, together with some examples from haijin. Timothy looks up to – Basho (16th century Japan) and Alison Williams (21st century England).

See also:

Toothbrushes kiss: a small collection of small poems.

www.haikusoc.ndo.co.uk

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haiku

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