Category Archives: creative writing

Daily Haiku: Dec. 11, 2017

blossom tea– the geisha drinks her reflection   by Stanford M. Forrester, Author (USA) the toddler’s chant   Advertisements

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 10, 2017

senryu dandelion . . . the bigger the wish the more intensely I blow   by Muskaan Ahuja  (India) haikuniverse, Sept. 10, 2016

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Holiday Special: A Rhyming Haibun Book

If you really enjoy getting into the Christmas spirit, Susan Beth Furst’s book, Electric Pink A Christmas Haibun, just released for the holiday, is a sheer delight! Furst, a prolific Virginia author and poet, has written a rhyming haibun (prose … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 9, 2017

senryu heat lightning the barbie doll’s mohawk by Jennifer Hambrick Asahi Haikuist Network,  March 3, 2017

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Special: A Haiku Guide That Benefits All

In the midst of reviewing some haiku books during the past week, it suddenly struck me that I can be self-serving and promote my own book for the holidays, too! If you want to improve your haiku writing skills, teach … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 8, 2017

in the clearing the sweet thuds of chestnuts — childhood echoes   In Italian: nella radura i dolci tonfi dei ricci –echi d’infanzia   by Stefano d’Andrea  (Italy) Otata, #23, November 2017

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 6, 2017

SENRYU blizzard . . . baby, it’s cold by Barbara Eaton  (USA) First Place Brewed Awakening Haiku Competition, 2017  

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