Category Archives: creative writing

Daily Haiku Special Feature for Saturday, May 23, 2020

Many of you are familiar with Marta Chocilowska’s haiku. She is very active internationally in the haiku world. Below is her biography and nine of her haiku poems: Chocilowska lives in Warsaw, Poland. She is a cat–lover, cyclist, co-author of … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 21, 2020

waiting for the first night star cricket song   by Rick Daddario (USA) https://19planets.wordpress.com/

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Free Verse by Tricia Knoll

The Witness of Rings   Each stump tells a story. Years build up and out, fat, lean, dry or green, a few under attack.   Draw the rings of your heartwood. Color the circles in a hue that soothes you. … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Carole MacRury

The Light in Blue-Black   In this my fifth decade, I rouse like a drowsed bee drunk on pollen; begin to feast on fresh figs, listen to green rubbing against green and hear a world, echoed, in the hollow ping … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 14, 2020

SENRYU menu boiled eggs and fly by Pere Risteski  (North Macedonia) Prune Juice, #28, 2019

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Free Verse by Jane Richards

Why I go to the ocean when life veers into disorder   Approach the edge of the continent, face the wildest of the wilds: are you not startled? Behold the sea: its endless hand pressing against the horizon, its rude … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 13, 2020

the rain almost a friend this funeral by Alan Summers (UK) Azami, #28, Japan, 1995

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