Category Archives: death

Daily Haiku: May 6, 2021

where three drowned the lake water sparkles in the morning       by Michael McClintock (USA) Haiku in English: The First Hundred Years, 2013

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Daily Haiku: March 29, 2021

flag-draped coffin: one who set out in a crowd returns home alone       by Mike Dillon (USA) Modern Haiku, 35.3, 2004  

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Daily Haiku: March 25, 2021

vanishing pointwhere the road disappearsthe hospice   by Maxianne Berger (Canada) Wales Haiku Journal, Spring 2020

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Daily Haiku: March 14, 2021

senryu graveside her persian lamb coat resurrected       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Modern Haiku, 42:1, 2011  

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A Haiku Sequence by Frank Higgins

Death of a Friend        chemo her face lost in the pillow   a final gift smell of the rain in the wet clogs    empty bed  fluffing the indent  from the pillow                                  … Continue reading

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Haiku Sequence by Mac Greene

to life since the diagnosis tears well up whenever I  say goodbye   I cry softly and the rain too   I dream a grave yellow        yellow silver on the wind dandelions   birds sing I try to get … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 29, 2020

gold maple leaf dances on the way down       by Stephen M. Joseph (USA)  

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 16, 2020

reading the years in the parchment of my hands by Donna Bauerly (USA)  

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Free Verse by RM Yager

There will be Tears falling into my flour because you are not here this year to pour and mix, measure and stir all the treats we used to labor over every Christmas Eve   I will be in the kitchen alone … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 25, 2020

migrating geese . . . all the smiling faces in the obituaries       by Marilyn Appl Walker (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 44.3, Fall 2013

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