Jon Petruschke

Two Untitled Haiku

gravelly moan
the only part of her
that isn’t smooth

red sunset nipples
another hot one


Jon Petruschke (he/him) is a psychotherapist and published author of short fiction and poetry. He grew up in the Philadelphia area, but currently resides in Portland, Maine where he has led a writing group for the past 20 years. His work has appeared in Modern Haiku, Philly Fiction, Crosshatch Publishing, Under the Basho, Variant Literature, and Paper Wasp, among others. He has a published book of poetry – Dream Haiku: Poems from Nights and Naps.

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