Eight Years Old
empty swing
laughter of their child
still ringing

Chicago Winters
winter trees
each robed with
snowfall

Japanese Garden
moonlight
koi fish swimming
in dark water

 

Andrea Byrd is a Junior at Mississippi Valley State University double majoring in English and Mass Communications. She enjoys writing short fiction and poetry in her spare time. She has also received a publication from Asahi Haiku Column in Japan.