harvest moon

(10/25, 1997)


FIRST PLACE


       rippling
       the harvest moon
       tail of a water rat
                                             hilary tann


SECOND PLACE


      hands cupping 
      cool spring water
      harvest moon
                            paul m


THIRD PLACE


     harvest moon
     farmer's wife puts the soup 
     on simmer
                       Jeanne Cassler


BELOW THIRD PLACE


      harvest moon
      black cat stalking mice
      in the pumpkin patch
                                         Carolyne


harvest moon --
his footsteps fading
down the walk
                       -acm


   bright harvest moon
   even the seven sisters
   seem pale
                    ken kuniyuki


        reminding me
        to touch your hair
        harvest moon
                                 ^^shang-ti  971019 


             paper lanterns
             lay broken in the gutter
             harvest moon festival
                                                  tina


                  the skylight
                  pulling the harvest moon
                  into our bed
                                       Joann


  touching
  blue mountains
  the harvest moon 
                               - rien


      dried cornstalks
      silhoutted
      by the harvest moon
                                        Nita Jones


           killing frost -
           my shadow pales
           under the harvest moon
                                                  Mark Alan Osterhaus


                with cups of scented tea 
                sharing
                their last harvest moon
                                                       - willard


                       touching the off switch
                       harvest moon
                       covers the floor
                                                  omeric


brightening 
our next year's garden
     harvest moon

copyright October 21, 1997 by Wendy C. Bialek


     the crackle of leaves
     under a harvest moon
     a lone cicada cries
                                    ~Susan


         not so scary yet
         this field of faceless pumpkins - 
         harvest moon
                                -Tom Genovese


               the killing fields
               under the harvest moon -
               chill creeps in
                                       Fred


                     harvest moon
                     creates oak branch silhouettes,
                     drifting leaves
                                              Peg Lowmiller 


                          undressing
                          her harvest moon shadow
                          on the tent wall
                                                    Charlie Rossiter


    silhouetted owl
    framed by the harvest moon
    branches swaying
                                 DeeDee


          single eye opens
          peeking beyond horizons
          rising havest moon
                                         Jeff Hamm


               where palm and finger join
               a deflated blister -
               harvest moon
                                      Harold Bowes

  through willow limbs
  the harvest moon
      leaves beneath my feet
                                             Hugh Waterhouse


             harvest moon
             the car in neutral
             gliding down the mountain
                                                         Steve Rys


                   a harvest moon
                   presiding over 
                   the first frost
                                           Pardee


                          luminous glow
                          through the cloud cover
                          harvest moon
                                                 Cindy Bene


  she anticipates
  the key sound in the latch ...
  harvest moon
                        Charles Trumbull


          harvest moon--
          pumpkins
          and black cats
                                 Brock Jones


                  one more harvest moon
                  still cuddling on the swing
                  with the porch light off
                                                        ~lee
                                                               


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