Monthly Archives: September 2019

Daily Haiku: Oct. 1, 2019

senryu downsizing– my old tap shoes lost in the shuffle by Susan Godwin (USA) A Moment’s Longing Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2019

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 30, 2019

fading dreams . . . the golden smoke of tamaracks by Debbie Strange (Canada) Runner-up The Snapshot Press Haiku Calendar Competition, 2018

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 29, 2019

telephone pole the woodpecker still using Morse code by Annette Makino  (USA) A Moment’s Longing Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2019

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A Classic Collection of Loss and Resilience: Deflection by Roberta Beary

I have about 5,000 books in my personal library, so it’s rare for me to take the time to re-read any of them. However, I keep coming back to “Deflection” by Roberta Beary, published in 2015. Back then, my curiosity … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 28, 2019

yellow maple our edges softer in the fog by Dianne Garcia (USA) A Moment’s Longing Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2019

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 27, 2019

the last poppy less and less red . . . summer sunset   by Rosa Maria Di Salvatore (Italy) The Mainichi, July 18, 2019

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 26, 2019

senryu   arraignment list of her offenses teddy bear tattoo   by Ignatius Fay (Canada)

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