Monthly Archives: July 2016

Daily Haiku: July 31, 2016

senryu first teen dance first time she doesn’t wave first by Johnette Downing bottle rockets, #22, 2010   Advertisements

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Daily Haiku: July 30, 2016

lost– trying to follow one firefly by Donna Fleischer bottle rockets, #21, 2009  

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Your Responses: Why You Write Poetry

  This post is in response to my question to readers and followers on why they write poetry. I hope you enjoy it and that it gives you insights and inspiration. And, to those poets who took the time to … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: July 29, 2016

at the tip of the pine needle yesterday’s rain by Michael Fessler Frogpond, Vol. XX, No.2, 1997

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Daily Haiku: July 28, 2016

SENRYU Cape Cod morning the bagman picking seaweed before tourists by Sydell Rosenberg, 1929-1996

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Daily Haiku: July 27, 2016

senryu   ailing economy we leave the sand dollars for the tide   by Tanya McDonald bottle rockets, #21, 2009    

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Daily Haiku: July 26, 2016

fading stars . . . on my window ledge cicada shell by Ellen Compton South by Southeast, Vol. 3, No. 2, 1996

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