this bridge hugs the cliff
but swerves to see double
rainbows in the sea
—After Sea Cliff Bridge by David Wimble
Sea Cliff Bridge (26 September 2015)
Clifton, New South Wales, Australia
Photograph copyrighted © by David Wimble. All rights reserved.
Image reproduced here with artist’s permission from his
Facebook gallery (posted 29 September 2018).
is a deaf Australian landscape and wedding photographer and film-maker based in Sydney.
To see more of his work, please visit David Wimble Photography on
poetry and haiga have appeared, or are forthcoming, in various literary and poetry
magazines such as Concho River Review, Failed Haiku, Harbinger Asylum, KYSO Flash,
MacQueen’s Quinterly, Poetry24, The Legal Studies Forum, and Visions
International; as well as in several anthologies, including Faery
Footprints (Fae Corp Publishing), Lifting the Sky: Southwestern Haiku &
Haiga (Dos Gatos Press), Texas Poetry Calendar (Kallisto Gaia Press),
Untameable City: Poems on the Nature of Houston (Mutabilis Press), and
His poem “Viewing the Dead” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Two of his
poems appear in
Silent Waters, photographs by George Digalakis (Athens, 2017).
He is the author of two chapbooks, Standing Inside the Web (Bear House
Publishing, 1990) and Fire and Shadows (Legal Studies Forum, 2008)
Selections of Gary’s poetry and photography can be found at his website,
4P Creations: http://4pcreations.com
Crossing Kansas by Gary S. Rosin in The Wild Word
(7 February 2020); includes audio of the poet reading his poem