SLAPERING HOL PRESS
chapbooks & anthologies

Slapering Hol Press logo
The small press imprint of The Hudson Valley Writers' Center
About SHP
Chapbooks and Anthologies
Events
Annual Chapbook Competition
Advisory Committee
Newsletter
   

SHP Chapbooks






 

 


Hudson River Haiku

by Helen Barolini

2009, 24 pages


Published in celebration of the Hudson River Quadricentennial.




(1)
My window's vista -
high wall of tone and trees
topping dappled tides.


(2)
By night the bridge span
illumines the Tappan Zee
mirroring itself.


(3)
The tugboat passes
under cobalt shreds of clouds
on water turned mauve.



Purchase this SHP Title


Using PayPal:


Through the SHP Office:


Call 1.914.332.5953 to order over the phone
or fill out the Order Form and mail it to

Slapering Hol Press
300 Riverside Drive
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591

or fax it to
1.914.332.4825

 

Audio Sample:

As read by the author, Helen Barolini

 

About the Author:

Helen Barolini
Praise For Hudson River Haiku


"In these small but precise gems, Helen Barolini captures the magic and majesty of an inspirational river. Her language carries us from a purple dawn over the Palisades through a foggy morning to a shadowy twilight. We encounter tugboats, swooping hawks, ice flows, and the mirrored Tappan Zee Bridge. Take this volume with you to the Hudson and see it with a poet's eyes."

     —Christine Lehner

The Hudson Valley Writers' Center  |  300 Riverside Drive Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591  |  914.332.5953  |  www.writerscenter.org