the Andes -
an Incan woman
and the sky

lakeside . . .
another village
at the bottom

altiplano -
Indians pick potatoes
on a frozen plain

tai chi -
the winged horse flying through
heaven's river

twilight zone -
stars break into pieces
on the rocks

Maria Santomauro teaches Spanish and English at the Windsor School and College English and literature at the Long Island Business Institute in Flushing, NY. Her haiku have been published in the Asahi Haikuist Network.