Monthly Archives: June 2021

Daily Haiku: July 1, 2021

bases loaded a full moon clears the right field fence       by Tom Painting (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 34.1, Winter-Spring 2003  

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Daily Haiku: June 30, 2021

long day from the pine barrel last glass of lemonade   by Lenard D. Moore (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. XXXI, No. 3, Fall, 2000

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Daily Haiku: June 29, 2021

year’s end– the old dog’s ashes still in a box       by Marjorie Buettner (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 38.2, Summer 2007  

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Rhyming Poem by Robert Mucci

INDEPENDENCE DAY             by Robert Mucci   A lightning flash, a smoky plume, Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop Pop BOOOMM! Children gaze at the evening sky To see fireworks on the Fourth of July.   All across our nation From … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: June 28, 2021

unable to match the speed of a cricket’s song my paint brush     by Glenn G. Coats (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 38.2, Summer 2007

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Register Now: Two Free Poetry Events!

Register Now for Two Free Zoom Events: Poetry Open Mic and a Haiku/Senryu Workshop Free and open to all from everywhere, these two events are sponsored by the Winnetka (IL) Public Library (USA) and led by Author/Blogger Charlotte Digregorio.   … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: June 27, 2021

graveside mother would have hated this waste of roses       by Barbara Kaufmann (USA) Acorn, #37, Fall 2016

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Two Classic Books: Latest Comments from Readers!

My original inspiration for writing haiku was “Haiku: This Other World” by Richard Wright. My original education to write quality, publishable poems was “Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All,” by you, of course!!! I can’t thank you enough … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: June 26, 2021

between usa rock and mossdrifting clouds   by Erin Castaldi (USA) Third Prize Wild Plum Haiku Contest, 2019

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Haibun Special by Roberta Beary

Piano Practice My grandma speaks in a thick accent. I try to keep her away from my school friends. I don’t want them to make fun of me. At home it’s different. I like having her around because she likes … Continue reading

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