Saturday, 20 March 2021

Six Haiku Poems by Katherine Soto




I saw a flower

Bearing burden as a cross

White, pure in the sun


The leaves falling down

Golden coloured just for us

Each leaf a promise


The wind is blowing

Whistling through the treetops

Foretelling a storm


No strangers are here

Things that drive us, lead us on

Ever expanding


The green frog dances

On its lily pad so bright

As morning sun crests


Smiling cockily

mumbling, strutting, mad, goat seeks

lewd mild idiots

Katherine Soto is a writer who was a special education teacher. She has a BA degree in Anthropology from CSUSB. She taught for twenty years. Married 35 years she and her husband raised two daughters. They have a granddaughter to dote on.  She claims her writing muse is a dragon who rampages in her mind until she sits in the chair and writes.  Her first writing was free-form poetry. She has written a scifi/fantasy fiction novel, soon to be published. She enjoys reading science fiction and fantasy books, creating art journals, and antiquing.



  1. 🤍🤍🤍 I love the purity of Katherine Soto's placement of words 🤍🤍🤍

  2. I like your dragon =) I bet they keep you busy.


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