after the rain
my daughter jumps into
each piece of sky
Copyright © Jacquie Pearce. Winner of the 2018 National Haiku Contest from the League of Canadian Poets.
Jacquie Pearce grew up on Vancouver Island. She has published poetry, short non-fiction and several novels for children. Her haiku have won awards and appeared in a variety of publications, including the Haiku CanadaReview, Frogpond, The Red Moon Anthology and Of Skin on Skin, an anthology of erotic haiku. (Blog: www.wildink.wordpress.com)