Water Haikus / nicole fair

Even this breeze comes
from water. Teapot
leaves swirling—telling time.

I know scent—sea briny
conch slime meets oxygen
h(e)avenly island odour


Nicole Fair is an actress, writer, dramatic arts instructor and ESL teacher.  She is the author of The Travelling Tree, a fantastical novel, and the founder of BahamaMuseCo, a company committed to forging connections between the arts, education and business sectors.  She played the role of Helena in Shakespeare in Paradise’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream (in October 2010).  She lives in Nassau with her two beautiful sons.