Category Archives: an’ya

Daily Haiku: Oct. 17, 2021

red sunrise a taste of the campfire still in his beard       by an’ya (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 34, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2011

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3 Tanka by an’ya

3 Tanka by an’ya   old memories like tangled fish hooks impossible to pick up only one without all the others   First Place 2008 Tanka Society of America International Contest       that final spring we were together … Continue reading

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Tanka Sequence by an’ya

beachcombing my mother always said housework will wait– but treasures at low tide are too soon swept away     it’s where we built  the palaces of my youth each drip castle shaped by supple fingers the ones that fail … Continue reading

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Tanka by an’ya

Tanka       nowadays i measure my life in sunsets that lacquer the sea with transient light     by an’ya (USA)

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 14, 2020

senryu bag lady threading holiday tinsel through her cart by an’ya (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 43:3, Fall 2020

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 4, 2018

blood moon cuckoo’s voice in the back of his throat by an’ya Haiku for a Moonless Night, Vol. 1, 2004  

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Daily Haiku: June 10, 2016

first spring wash . . . colours from the sundog bleed through a cloud by an’ya The Heron’s Nest, III:5, 2001

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Relationships: Daily Haiku, Feb. 3, 2016

scented breeze . . . what did you caress before cooling me by an’ya  

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Daily Haiku, Nov. 18, 2015

morning sun a poplar sheds the night’s rain by an’ya Shamrock Haiku Journal

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Daily Haiku, Aug. 31, 2015

after its first flight the young gerfalcon’s talons tighter on my glove by an’ya http://www.anyaonline.us

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