Category Archives: Holiday

Daily Haiku: Nov. 25, 2022

  holiday’s end nothing left but the wishbone by Rebecca Drouilhet (USA)

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Submissions Open!

    This blog seeks haiku or senryu submissions on the theme of any holidays that fall in November, December, or January for The Daily Haiku.   You may email Charlotte from Nov. 5 through Nov. 15 with just one … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 19, 2021

  The first of many holiday haiku that will be featured in November and December: after the storesornamental grassesin snow by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) Something Out of Nothing: Original Haiku of North American Poets, 2015    

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 22, 2019

grazing reindeer the girl in emo jeans and purple hair   by Alan Summers  (UK) From “The Wonder Room” haibun Red River Book of Haibun, November 2019

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 28, 2019

senryu   Thanksgiving alone a turkey pot pie in the microwave   by Chad Lee Robinson (USA)

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 11, 2018

one candle lights another  . . . Silent Night by Jeannie Martin (USA)

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 24, 2017

senryu   an old argument untangling the christmas lights     by Ben Moeller-Gaa (USA) Notes from the Gean, Vol. 3, No. 4, 2012  

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Holiday Season Is a Good Time to Write

Many people tell me they don’t have time to write during the holiday season, and that they postpone many of their literary efforts until the new year. However, I think it is a particularly good and healing time to write. … Continue reading

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Thankful to Run The Daily Haiku

I look forward to running The Daily Haiku each morning and to have several hundred poets from twenty-five countries participate. Posting a haiku or senryu each day puts me in the frame of mind to notice the telling moments of … Continue reading

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