Category Archives: Alan Summers

Daily Haiku: Jan. 1, 2017

curling up at dusk the park bench sleeper turns over a new page by Alan Summers Fellowship of Australian Writers, Queensland First Place International Haiku Contest, 1996

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 13, 2016

  senryu   he asks Santa for a ticket to Mars and a suitcase   Alan Summers The 1000 Verse Renga “Like Starlings” film, 2009

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Daily Haiku: Alan Summers’ Week

Dear Followers and Readers: Today is the last day of Alan Summers’ Week. We hope you have learned a lot about haiku and senryu from reading Alan’s work. If you missed his other haiku, please look through the archives. And, … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 12, 2016

  juniper the tether end of larksong     by Alan Summers Lake District, Cumbria, England, U.K. September 2015

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Daily Haiku: Alan Summers’ Week

senryu   planning a journey my change of clothes and a teddy bear   by Alan Summers brass bell: a haiku journal, small things issue, May 2016

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Daily Haiku: Alan Summers’ Week Through Oct. 15

Each day through Saturday, Oct. 15, we will run a haiku by regular contributor and loyal reader, Alan Summers. Alan, who lives in the U.K., is an excellent  haikuist. You can visit his blog that provides many opportunities for poets.  … Continue reading

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Your Responses: Senryu vs. Haiku

Here are the responses from “Senryu vs. Haiku,” a recent post. The responses were brief with the exception of the one by Alan Summers who was obviously impassioned by the topic. Please read until the end, as there are many … Continue reading

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