Category Archives: Appreciating Haiku

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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Daily Haiku: Jan. 8, 2017

fog weaving between fence posts a coyote’s song     by Debbie Strange Honorable Mention Griffin-Farlow Haiku Award, 2015  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 7, 2017

winter dawn a child waiting for the snow at the window by Eufemia Griffo  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 6, 2017

snowmelt the cascading notes of a canyon wren   by Tom Painting Modern Haiku, 46:1, 2015  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 5, 2017

withered wisteria carefully we choose our words   by Eva Limbach A Hundred Gourds, 5:1, December 2015

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 4, 2017

senryu: after work another boss at home by Olivier Schopfer Haiku in the Workplace The Haiku Foundation, Dec. 14, 2016

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 3, 2017

cold night a beggar and his dog share shadows by Billy Antonio Shiki Kukai (Free Format) First Place Award December 2014  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 2, 2017

first light . . . the shape of you around me by Maria Steyn Mayfly, #35, 2003  

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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. 31, 2016

laundry day rain becoming snow becoming rain by Roberta Beary, Author The Unworn Necklace  

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