Category Archives: Beginning Writers

Daily Haiku: May 19, 2020

May sunrise a few more flowers on the Christmas cactus   by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) https://ellenolinger.wordpress.com/

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Free Verse by Tricia Knoll

The Witness of Rings   Each stump tells a story. Years build up and out, fat, lean, dry or green, a few under attack.   Draw the rings of your heartwood. Color the circles in a hue that soothes you. … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 16, 2020

SENRYU listening to the story of the lump in my throat by Mary Stevens (USA) Frogpond, 39:3, 2016

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Daily Haiku: May 10, 2020

starlit night in the ancient fountain copper coins   by Marta Chocilowska (Poland) cattails, May 2016  

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Free Verse by Mary Jo Balistreri

Fall Morning Early this Thursday the sun kindled frost transforming vast fields into silver-tipped etchings. A jay dipped sapphire wings. A fox stood small and quiet. Was he listening to clear resonant melodies rising like breath from the land? Did … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 9, 2020

fog on the poppies– childhood home  by Angiola Inglese (Italy) The Mainichi, 27:2, 2019

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Free Verse by Neena Singh

The Light Within A glow in the room Oh, it’s a firefly! Never seen one inside . . . Shining as it flies Its yellow lantern Lights up my soul Holding the light I muse . . . Where does … Continue reading

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