Category Archives: illness

Daily Haiku: Nov. 18, 2018

winter solstice no spark of recognition in mother’s brown eyes by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Caretaker 1 & 2, 2018

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 2, 2018

chemo the passport photo no longer me     by Barbara Tate  (USA)   Honorable Mention         H. Gene Murtha Senryu Competition, 2018

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What Can Haiku and Senryu Do for You?

One thing we all have in common, is that we feel we lack time to do everything we’d like to do. We are especially mindful of this as we get older. Before we embark on anything new, we often ask … Continue reading

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Haiku & Senryu: Find Healing & Wisdom

No matter what stage in our lives we find ourselves in, haiku and senryu help us keep everything in perspective. Divorce, illness, addictions, job problems, death of a loved one? These are just a few of the common things that … Continue reading

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Haiku Helps Survivors

Are you a survivor? A survivor of illness? Caregiving? Shakeups in your career?  Crime? Abuse? Divorce? A family death? A natural disaster? Addiction? We are all survivors of some sort in life. We have survived “the slings and arrows” of … Continue reading

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