Category Archives: creative writing

Daily Haiku: March 3, 2021

senryu old friends gathering … a jug of wine full of starlight  by Goran Gatalica (Croatia) Presence, #69, 2020

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Haiku Sequence by Roberta Beary

This haiku sequence was taken from Roberta Beary’s book, Deflection, published in 2015 by Accents Publishing. CARETAKER – I florida sunshinemother soaks upthe shade seasidewe turnmother’s chair cherry blossomsthe incessant soundof mother’s cough mother’s day only the tulipscome calling in the wheels of mother’s … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 23, 2021

on my hand a white butterfly bigger than a cloud   by Stoianka Boianova (Bulgaria), Co-Author Tops Under The Stars, Cyberwit.net, 2019

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 19, 2021

wedding morning last night’s rain shakes from the trees        by Laurie D. Morrissey (USA) Presence, #68, 2020

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Special Poem by Ellen Grace Olinger

prayer plantawakening so quiet I listen   by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA)Hummingbird,  2001

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 12, 2021

black-eyed susans the many ways of opening up           by Pat Davis (USA) Akitsu Quarterly, Spring 2018

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 11, 2021

reflective mood I loosen the lid of a firefly jar   by Vandana Parashar (India) Asahi Haikuist Network, May 18, 2018  

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 9, 2021

black ice– a memory that isn’t mine       by Seren Fargo (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 40:2, 2017  

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 7, 2021

each night same time–same place evening star       by Julie Schwerin (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 42, No. 1, 2019

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 4, 2021

your fingers find mine rising blush of sunset   by Valorie Broadhurst Woerdehoff (USA) Autumn Moon, Summer 2020

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