Category Archives: death

Daily Haiku: Sept. 28, 2022

two shadowsthe headstones of parentshe never knew by Jeff Kressmann (USA) The Heron’s Nest, Vol. XXII, No. 2, June 2022

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 26, 2022

it’s been a year her sweater on the chair  still     by Neal Whitman (USA) The Temple Bell Stops, 2012

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 19, 2022

homecoming the hearse exits the interstate by Tom Painting (USA) Frogpond, Vol 44:3, Autumn 2021

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 14, 2022

we dismantle the unused crib . . . starless sky     by John McManus (England) A Hundred Gourds, 2:4, September 2013  

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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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