Category Archives: Christmas

Daily Haiku: Dec. 25, 2020

porch lights lit . . . god rest ye merry gentlemen fills the frigid air       by Mary Jo Balistreri (USA)

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 17, 2020

covid christmas each snowflake melts as it hits the street       by Marco Fraticelli (Canada)  

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Christmas Poem by Alan Harris

Santa’s Interior Monologue Boy, it’s dark. Sure is cold. Housetop–whoa, boys! Got the bag. Suck it in. Down the chimney. There’s the tree. Gifts out of bag. Stockings are here. Stuff ’em. Eat the cookies. Drink the milk. Wink. Suck … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku, Dec. 24, 2019

senryu   Christmas tradition the whole family comes apart by Dan Burt (USA) Prune Juice, #29, 2019

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 22, 2019

grazing reindeer the girl in emo jeans and purple hair   by Alan Summers  (UK) From “The Wonder Room” haibun Red River Book of Haibun, November 2019

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Special Christmas Poem by Mary Jo Balistreri

Christmas Morning by Mary Jo Balistreri In the pale glint of dawn, a hawk darts across the marsh. I wash dishes from last night’s supper. Coffee gurgles, filling the glass carafe. Alone at this hour, husband and children still asleep, … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 25, 2018

Silent Night drifting in from the neighbors– I relearn Chinese     by Chen-ou Liu (Canada/Taiwan) Second Place North Carolina Poetry Society Lyman Haiku Award, 2011

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 11, 2018

one candle lights another  . . . Silent Night by Jeannie Martin (USA)

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 5, 2018

A gift of silver Christmas moon   by Alexis Rotella (USA), Author Voice of the Mourning Dove,  1991    

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Daily Haiku: Christmas Day, 2017

winter wind the steadiness of electric candles     by Ben Moeller-Gaa  (USA) Shamrock Haiku Journal, #36, 2017    

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