Palo Alto Weekly

Spectrum - May 2, 2014

Streetwise

Participants were asked to write haiku relating to their Palo Alto experiences. Question inspired by The New York Times' New York City Haiku Challenge.

Asked at Philz Coffee on the corner of Alma Street and Forest Avenue. Interviews by Lena Pressesky.

Peter Nathan

Sonoma Avenue, Menlo Park

Marketing director

The space is great fun;

I love the technology.

Who knows what is next.

Paul Hansen

College Avenue, Palo Alto

Graduate student

I can work outside!

Everyday I wear sunscreen.

Still I'm tan by March.

Cheryl Lilienstein & Steve Omohundro

Manzana Lane and Hawthorne Avenue, Palo Alto

Physical therapist and computer scientist

Imagination,

Visionary warriors

A new world rises

Toni Kokenis

Lomita Court

College student

Trapped in the bubble.

Graduation coming soon.

Where to go from here?

Steve Schlenker

Seale Avenue, Palo Alto

Venture capitalist

Cars and bicycles

"Sharing the road" ... perhaps not

Living as neighbors.

Comments

There are no comments yet for this post

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Choose a category: *

Since this is the first comment on this story a new topic will also be started in Town Square! Please choose a category that best describes this story.

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields