Category Archives: Beginning Poets

Daily Haiku: Jan. 9, 2022

winter morningmom names the plump robinroberta   by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) failed haiku, Winter Issue, 73, January 2022

Posted in Beginning Poets, creative writing, Haiku, Roberta Beary, Senryu, Short Poems | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments

Daily Haiku: Jan. 3, 2022

senryu cat carrierso much heavierempty by Maxianne Berger (Canada) The Heron’s Nest, Vol. XXII, No. 3, September 2020

Posted in Beginning Poets, Canada, cats, Daily Haiku, Haiku, Maxianne Berger, Poets, Senryu | Tagged , , , | 14 Comments

Daily Haiku: Aug. 15, 2021

autumn sunshine walking through the maple leaves   by Dorna Hainds  (USA) Autumn Moon Haiku Journal, Autumn-Winter, Vol. 4:1, 2020-2021  

Posted in autumn, Beginning Poets, creative writing, Daily Haiku, Dorna Hainds, Haiku, micro-poems, nature poems | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Free Haiku Workshop for Beginners Through Zoom

Free Haiku Workshop  (Zoom) Beginning haiku poets will learn all about the art of haiku and senryu and getting them published in a free Zoom workshop, open to all, through the Winnetka (IL) Public Library, Sunday, Sept. 19,  2 to … Continue reading

Posted in Beginning Poets, Charlotte Digregorio, Free Workshop, Haiku, Haiku Workshops, Publishing, Writing | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Daily Haiku: May 29, 2021

summer’s endloose-leaf notebook snapsecho in the hall   by Sari Grandstaff (USA) The Heron’s Nest, Vol. VIII, No. 1, March 2006

Posted in Beginning Poets, creative writing, Daily Haiku, Haiku, Poets, Sari Grandstaff | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

The Clock by Paul Beech

THE CLOCK He’s here with me now, my kid bro from the south. A brilliant inventor, patents registered, top prizes won. Until stricken with early dementia.   We’re in North Wales, not far from the sea, at a Fabrics and … Continue reading

Posted in Beginning Poets, Paul Beech, Poetry, prose | Tagged | 21 Comments

Two Tanka by Debbie Strange

a smudge of blackbirds swirling into evening . . . how fluid the shape of this sorrow 2nd Place Fleeting Words Tanka Contest, 2018     watching you prepare a star fruit just so the small galaxies of grace in … Continue reading

Posted in Beginning Poets, Debbie Strange, Short Poems, Tanka | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Rhyming Poem by Robert Mucci

SUPERIOR MOTIONS   Golden silk strands of heavenly hair She glides down the aisle lighter than air Approaching the bench she encounters a stare She has the attention of all who are there.   The lawyers and clerks gaze in … Continue reading

Posted in Beginning Poets, creative writing, Poets, rhyming poem, Robert Mucci | Tagged | Leave a comment

Daily Haiku: Nov. 28, 2020

mist rolling up the mountain yellow snapdragons   by Donna Fleischer (USA) Modern Haiku, 35:1, 2004

Posted in Beginning Poets, Daily Haiku, Donna Fleischer, Haiku, Short Poems | Tagged , , | 10 Comments

Daily Haiku: Nov. 4, 2020

senryu rough turbulence I switch the playlist to gospel       by Crystal Simone Smith (USA) Bundled Wildflowers Haiku Society of America 2020 Members’ Anthology  

Posted in Beginning Poets, Crystal Simone Smith, Daily Haiku, Haiku, Poets, Senryu, Short Poems | Tagged , | 2 Comments