Monthly Archives: September 2017

Daily Haiku: Oct. 1, 2017

plantation tour I follow a swallowtail to the slave house by Crystal Simone Smith  (USA) 2nd Place Griffin-Farlow Haiku Award, 2015 North Carolina Poetry Society Advertisements

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 30, 2017

floating the afternoon on this raft still unemployed by Marsh Muirhead, Author (USA) her cold martini  

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Hang In There, Writers!

Alfred Nobel said: If I have a thousand ideas and only one turns out to be good, I am satisfied. This is a good thought for writers to remember as they send out queries or pieces to be published. I … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 29, 2017

dew sparkle she calls me “mamma” for the first time by Lucia Fontana (Italy) Asahi Haikuist Network, May 5, 2017

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 28, 2017

senryu shiny penny in the fountain quick change by Susan Beth Furst  (USA) Blithe Spirit, 27:1, February 2017  

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 27, 2017

senryu autumn colors– the scarecrow’s shirt nicer than mine by Stanford M. Forrester  (USA) Write like Issa: A Haiku How-To

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Write, Simply Write!

Vincent  Van Gogh said: “If you hear a voice within you saying ‘You are not a painter,’ then by all means paint . . . and that voice will be silenced.” I’ve never pretended to be a painter, but every … Continue reading

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