Category Archives: creative writing

Daily Haiku: Jan. 9, 2022

winter morningmom names the plump robinroberta   by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) failed haiku, Winter Issue, 73, January 2022

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 5, 2022

near the gate abandoned cobweb woven with the sun by Lidia Rozmus (Poland), Author Mala Planeta: A Little Planet (Bilingual–Polish/English) Wydawnictwo Austeria, 2021

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 31, 2021

winter sun through the patio window his palm print by Pat Laster (USA) Dynamic December, 2003

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 21, 2021

frigid weather a red rose shatters on impact by Debbie Strange (Canada) Editor’s Choice Cattails, April 2021

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 19, 2021

sketching in pencil              an old face   a thousand rivers by Michael McClintock (USA), Author Sketches from the San Joaquin

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Special to The Daily Haiku: Dec. 12, 2021– 2 Haiku by Ben Gaa

cold snap the fir tree collecting maple leaves   by Ben Gaa (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 44:1, Winter 2021     starlight the journey to your lips     by Ben Gaa (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 44:3, Autumn 2021  

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 10, 2021

ghost pumpkins winter arrives without a sound by Debbie Strange (Canada) Third Place Int’l Haiku Contest on the Theme of Gourds, 2020

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 9, 2021

reading poems from years ago perennials bloom       by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) Visiting The Wind Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology 2021

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Thanksgiving Song by Valorie Broadhurst Woerdehoff

Thanksgiving Song  Ever, it seems, a spoiled child, I am nagging again about the small things, the trivial shards of a life spent consuming too much, expecting too much, thinking it’s my way or your way, as if it’s a … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 18, 2021

senryu street kid’s only wish Thanksgiving dinner with a family by Roberta Beach Jacobson (USA) Twitter, Oct. 18, 2020

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