Connie Donleycott

Bremerton, Washington

Connie Donleycott lives in Bremerton with her husband Ken (married 31 years and counting). They have two young-adult children. She has been writing haiku since mid-2000. Her work has been published in The Heron’s Nest, Frogpond, Acorn, Modern Haiku, and other journals.

New Year’s Eve

the box of chocolates

full of wrappers

gray day

no way around

the puddles


through my thought


summer garden

the full stretch

of the hose

checking out

of the beach cottage . . .

my old shoes feel new