Category Archives: creative writing

Daily Haiku: Oct. 9, 2021

on the way home    more geese       on the way home   by Tom Clausen (USA) Frogpond, XXV:3, 2002

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Tanka by Ellen Grace Olinger

after the harvest moon how gentle the wind in predawn rose light . . . I begin October with small and growing hopes by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) Time Of Singing, Fall 2012

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 6, 2021

  senryu   purging the pain  of the hospital’s inhospitality…  a stranger’s smile   by Elena Calvo (Canada) Haiku Canada Review, 2018

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 29, 2021

drips and droplets trickling across my canvas summer rain       by Rick Daddario (USA) https://19planets.wordpress.com/    

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 25, 2021

senryu       reunion my wife approaching her mother       by Tom Painting (USA) Frogpond, XXVI:2, 2003

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 24, 2021

i wake before bird chatter . . . the noise of quiet   by Mary Beth Bretzlauf (USA)

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 22, 2021

no snow– the mountains white with moonlight     by Jeannie Martin (USA) bottle rockets, #24,  2011  

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 18, 2021

low tide the tinkle of shellsand     by Susan Delphine Delaney (USA) bottle rockets, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2004  

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Free Verse by Radhamani Sarma

    All Silenced to Why by Radhamani Sarma (India) Shot and ghastly soundUnusual and scary,Undoing all good in a second.The jubilant music hall till nowVibrant with Melody isTurned into Malady of frozen blood.Dove has flown nowto far-flung peace.What you see … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 15, 2021

forgotten grave only the small bones of leaves remain     by Debbie Strange (Canada) Commended Haiku Polish International Haiku Competition, 2020  

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