Category Archives: children

Daily Haiku: Dec. 15, 2021

senryu after the toys are broken cardboard box                 by Ronald K. Craig (USA)  Failed Haiku, #58, December 2020

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 4, 2021

first snow a toy horse gallops across window panes       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) The Haiku Calendar 2022, Snapshot Press, 2021

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 23, 2021

Christmas play   the eight-year-old wise man   nibbles his chocolate myrrh     by Robert Witmer (Japan) Modern Haiku, Issue 48.1, Winter/Spring, 2017

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 14, 2021

autumn morningthe shape of a grandchildbeneath the quilt by Terri L. French (USA) Honorable Mention Haiku North America Haiku Contest, 2013

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 4, 2021

a turn of starsthe girl with the hula hoop keeps it going by Mary Stevens (USA) Second Place The 2020 Annual Peggy Willis Lyles Haiku Awards

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Tanka by Debbie Strange

snow whirls outside the henhouse . . . father cups my hands around a warm brown egg       by Debbie Strange (Canada) 3rd Place Fleeting Words Tanka Competition, 2018  

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 7, 2021

the number of pages until she sleeps spring rain       by Sharon Pretti (USA) Mariposa, 24, Spring/Summer 2016

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 8, 2021

senryu last one chosen again kicking weeds in the outfield by Wilda Morris (USA) brass bell: a haiku journal, July 1, 2021

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 4, 2021

senryu       five o’clock tea enjoying an earl grey in my daughter’s plastic china       by Florin C. Ciobica (Romania) brass bell: a haiku journal, Nov. 1, 2014  

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Daily Haiku: July 22, 2021

left by children in the rain-filled streets laughter   by Rick Daddario (USA) https://19planets.wordpress.com/

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