Category Archives: creative writers

Daily Haiku: June 24, 2020

postponed season from row fifty, seat three the sound of cooing       by Mike Stinson (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 43:2, Spring/Summer 2020  

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Connect with Writers on this Blog through Social Media

If you like the pieces by certain writers featured on this blog, connect with them through Facebook, Twitter, and other social media. Some writers featured here have WordPress blogs, too. And many have published books, so look for their books … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 12, 2020

white window vase the peacock feather deep in autumn dusk     by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Presence, Issue No. 66, March 2020

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Free Verse by Paul Beech

THE UNFORGIVEN   Well past middle-age, bald, he sits there with his love, milkshakes – his banana, hers vanilla – as midnight drizzle beyond the pane slicks the black tarmac of the car park of this garishly neon-lit deserted retail … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Robert Witmer

What is Death is Always the death of another The terrible taking away Of a loved one Or a total stranger A something or someone else However close you may come You are always Unceasingly, insistently alive Thriving or wasting … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: April 18, 2020

ocean ripples . . . the shape of wind everywhere   by Don Baird, Author (USA) Haiku Wisdom, Modern English Tanka Press, 2011

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Daily Haiku: April 12, 2020

Haiga Special for this Holy Season earth pulse all the sounds i hear in stillness by Rick Daddario (USA) N.B. We don’t normally run haiga (haiku and art), but we are making an exception for this Holy Season.

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Daily Haiku: April 10, 2020

autumn rain I reframe the family pictures   by Lynne Jambor (Canada) Autumn Moon Haiku Journal, Vol. 1:1, Fall-Winter 2017-2018

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Daily Haiku: March 19, 2020

dawn. . . I watch the New Year spill down the mountain   by Carole MacRury  (USA) Snapshot Press Haiku Calendar, 2016

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Being an Author Means Doing Publicity & Events

If anyone out there thinks that an author’s job is done once the book has been published, you are mistaken. In fact, once the book is published, your work has really just begun! You must then put on your “Publicity … Continue reading

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