Category Archives: Humor

Daily Haiku: June 24, 2021

senryu       toast crumbs fall onto his paper landslide in Peru       by Mary Jo Balistreri (USA) Haiku Society of America 2017 Members’ Anthology  

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 24, 2020

senryu       mini skirt the pursed lips of an old lady   by Nikolay Grankin (Russia) Cattails, October 2018

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Just What We Need: Thoughtful and Humorous Poetry about Angels

During this pandemic, many people have probably tapped into spirituality, even if they aren’t religious. Since childhood, we’ve always been intrigued by the idea of guardian angels who walk with us and protect us when we need them. Now, we … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 14, 2020

senryu staycation . . . my wraparound porch a round-trip ticket by Sari Grandstaff (USA)

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 3, 2020

senryu morning hangover the washer shifts to agitate by Marsh Muirhead (USA), Author last night of the carnival

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Daily Haiku: June 28, 2020

senryu     professor’s lecture I count his third ‘in conclusion’     by John J. Dunphy (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 43:1, Winter 2020

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 31, 2020

senryu   silk flowers in her window box nobody’s fool   by Peter Newton (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 40:2, 2017

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 31, 2019

senryu date night– at every turn a red light   by Bryan Rickert (USA) Prune Juice, Issue 16, 2015

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 12, 2019

senryu Halloween dance– the mermaid’s tail keeps slapping my butt   by Chad Lee Robinson (USA) Haikuniverse, Oct. 31,2017

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 11, 2019

senryu scary at last the jack-o-lantern full of maggots   by Frank Higgins (USA) Dragonfly

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