Category Archives: Appreciating Haiku

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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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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