Category Archives: death

Daily Double Haiku: June 6, 2022

widowed . . . all those years of wanting some solitude by Polona Oblak (Slovenia)   The Heron’s Nest, XXIII.1, March 2021

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Daily Double Haiku: May 31, 2022

raven glides swiftly  past my open window . . . death I accept   by Karen-Ann S. Jazic (Canada)

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Daily Haiku: April 28, 2022

children’s memorial– just a stone’s throw from the swimming hole by Robert Epstein (USA), Author A Walk Around Spring Lake, 2012

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Daily Haiku Special: Feb. 2, 2022: Robert Epstein’s Haiku Book

Author, Psychologist, and Haiku Poet Robert Epstein, has just published a new edition of his book, Checkout Time is Noon: Death Awareness Haiku. The First Edition was published ten years ago. Below are three poems from the book: deathbed window … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 14, 2022

shriveled leaves of mums . . . the clock ticks by Hank Thompson (USA)

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 20, 2021

senryu Zoom funeral each of us in our own box by Peter Newton (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 44:3, Autumn 2021

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 16, 2021

could sell you anything his coffin has a shine not even snow sticks to       by LeRoy Gorman (Canada) Modern Haiku, Vol. 38:2, Summer 2007

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 7, 2021

SENRYU the bare room my childhood years after mother’s death   by Neena Singh (India) World Haiku Series, 2019  

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Daily Haiku: June 29, 2021

year’s end– the old dog’s ashes still in a box       by Marjorie Buettner (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 38.2, Summer 2007  

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Daily Haiku Special: 3 Haiku by Maya Daneva (The Netherlands)

mom’s gone I tell the news to the scarecrow   Acorn, Spring Issue, 2021   hospice visit I am back to the future   Haiku Canada Review, November 2020     full moon making peace with myself   Presence, Issue … Continue reading

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