our open window
by ayaz daryl nielsen
from these grounding spirits
in their nest
ayaz daryl nielsen, veteran and former hospice
nurse, lives in Longmont, Colorado, USA. Editor of bear creek
haiku (35+ years/160+ issues), with poetry published worldwide, he is
online at: bear creek haiku poetry, poems and info. Among other
deeply appreciated honors, he is especially delighted by the depth and heart of poets worldwide,
whose poems have a home in bear creek haiku’s print and online
Ann Marie Rhiel is the
Assistant Art Director for Yellow Mama Webzine. She was born and raised in
Bronx, New York, presently living in New Jersey. She reconnected with her
passion for art in 2016 and has had her work exhibited in art galleries around northern
New Jersey ever since. She is a commissioned painting artist, who also enjoys photography.
Her work has also appeared in Black Petals and Megazine Official.