Earth, Air, Fire, and Water
by G. E. Kruckeberg
Earth, Air, Fire and Water is a book of modern haiku. The first section comprises poems that treat of the splendor of nature, while the second addresses the fables and fantasies that beset the human mind and the third segment, Fire, concentrates on man’s obsession with his sexual nature. The final section, Water, is a a widely ranging commentary on the human condition and on life in general.