Category Archives: creative writing

Daily Haiku: Oct. 15, 2019

playing checkers . . . a black butterfly kings my opponent by Pamela A. Babusci (USA) Mayfly, Issue 31, Summer 2001

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 13, 2019

pumpkin patch the Rubenesque curves of the calabash gourds by Terri L. French (USA) Prune Juice, Oct. 28, 2013

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Tanka Time

Dear Readers, I don’t often run tanka–a lyrical poetry form of five lines with 31 syllables maximum– that originated centuries ago in Japan. However, I received two interesting ones from Roberta Beary in Ireland. I’m sure you will enjoy these … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 12, 2019

senryu Halloween dance– the mermaid’s tail keeps slapping my butt   by Chad Lee Robinson (USA) Haikuniverse, Oct. 31,2017

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 10, 2019

tree branches empty a lone bird changes everything   by Roberta Beach Jacobson (USA) The Heron’s Nest, Vol. XX: No. 2, June 2018

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 8, 2019

senryu Hallowe’en letting the inner child out to play by Ignatius Fay (Canada) Sulphur IV, English Arts Society, 2013

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 7, 2019

dried field imagining butterflies by David Käwika Eyre (USA) not a one Red Moon Press, 2018

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