Category Archives: Holidays

Daily Haiku: Dec. 15, 2021

senryu after the toys are broken cardboard box                 by Ronald K. Craig (USA)  Failed Haiku, #58, December 2020

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 3, 2021

last persimmon mom boxes up the ornaments by J Hahn Doleman (USA) Kingfisher, #4, October 2021

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 2, 2021

  Epiphany fishermen sit by holes in the lake     by Caroline Giles Banks (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. XXVI, No. 3, Fall 1995

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 29, 2021

senryu sleeping through New Year’s Eve somebody dropped the ball                 by Ronald K. Craig (USA) Frogpond, 43:1, Winter 2020

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 28, 2021

  church songs   filter through the woods   winter solstice     by Mary Stevens (USA) Mann Library’s Daily Haiku, Dec. 21, 2020

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 27, 2021

a dusting of snow just enough Christmas day by Janice Doppler (USA) tsuri-dōrō–a small journal of haiku and senryū Issue #2, March/April 2021

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 21, 2021

squirrel drey the places we call home for the holidays by Kristen Lindquist (USA) Failed Haiku, Issue 60, December 2020

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Free Verse by Michael Escoubas

Red Bud in December  Overnight  snow tumbled  down and down  in big flakes  like my Grandma’s  intricate doilies  decorating her sofa—  in silence  they cling like sugar  to naked branch-fingers  showcasing  their own strength  their own peace  their own determination  … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss This Holiday Special!

Just in time for the holidays, I’m making a special offer to my readers and followers living in the U.S. If you buy one copy of Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing directly from me, you will receive free shipping … Continue reading

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Memories Linger of the Holidays

  The Dowager by Rita Yager   With insistence on formality at family gatherings let us remain civil even if it’s a lie smiling through gritted teeth until our faces hurt laugh while holding down the sour in our throats … Continue reading

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