Category Archives: Appreciating Haiku

Daily Haiku: Feb. 4, 2017

after the ice storm branches heavy with evening light by Ben Moeller-Gaa A Hundred Gourds, 3:2, 2013  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 24, 2017

weathered barn the silence of cobwebs in moonlight     by Debbie Strange European Haiku Prize, Honorable Mention European Haiku Society,  June 2016  

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Honored to Be Featured in an Interview

Dear Readers and Followers, Today, I am most honored to be featured on Italian Poet Eufemia Griffo’s wordpress blog, https://eueufemia.wordpress.com/ I am grateful for her time and efforts in interviewing me. I must say, too, that her blog keeps me … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 10, 2017

white tofu in the miso soup winter moon by Lucia Fontana  

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Creativity Requires Sharing With Others

As I’ve mentioned many times on this blog, being a writer or any kind of artist or creative person should involve sharing your work with others. For me, a large part of being a writer is sharing what I have … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 9, 2017

SENRYU: porch light late into evening my father’s cigar by Barbara Kaufmann brass bell, August 2015  

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Your Words to Describe Haiku

Readers and Followers: Below are the responses given by you to my inquiry about the first word that comes to your mind in thinking about haiku. I received more than fifty-four responses. Some of you submitted ones that were already … Continue reading

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