Monthly Archives: February 2017

Daily Haiku: Feb. 28, 2017, Alan Summers’ Week

Berlin afternoon the rain in your hair passing time   by Alan Summers WonderFold Contest Winner for Haibun, January 2017

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Daily Haiku: Alan Summers’ Week, Feb. 27- March 5

Alan Summers lives in England, and is President of the United Haiku and Tanka Society. He is a Japan Times award-winning writer; and co-founder of Call of the Page. NHK TV of Japan filmed him for a program called “Europe … Continue reading

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Your Responses to Describing “The Art of Writing”

Dear Readers,   Many thanks to all for responding with your one word to describe “The Art of Writing.” A few people duplicated words, but I decided to run them anyway.   If I have forgotten to run anyone’s word, … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 26, 2017

Each paddle stroke stitches the silvery moon onto the lake by David McMurray Third Prize Kusamakura International Contest November 2002

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 25, 2017

white wedding the brides kiss by Robert Ertman Full Moonlight Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2016  

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 24, 2017

spring begins … each mango ripe with promises by Gautam Nadkarni A Hundred Gourds, 4:2, March 2015  

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 23, 2017

senryu family reunion bats scratching in the cabin walls by Jennifer Hambrick The Herons Nest, Vol. XVIII, No. 4, Dec. 2016

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