Category Archives: Inspiration

Thank You! Special Offer Extended

Thank you to all of you who ordered Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All and Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing, taking advantage of my special holiday offer. One follower emailed me yesterday because he missed the Dec. … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: June 14, 2020

summer breeze nothing but this hammock to catch it in by Peter Newton (USA)

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New Testimonials for “Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing”

Readers and Followers: I thank all the people who’ve read my new poetry book and commented. Below is a brief description of it and new reviews: Charlotte Digregorio’s timely book, Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing, is artistically-designed with nearly … Continue reading

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How Are You Finding Peace Today?

Dear Readers, Are you following a church service online? Are you spending the day in contemplation? We hope you are reading The Daily Haiku! Let us know. Post your comments below. These past few weeks, besides my regular editing and … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: April 3, 2020

lapping a puddle of last night’s rain the old cat   by Barbara Tate (USA) All the Way Home: Aging in Haiku Robert Epstein, Ed.,  2019

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A Simple Thought for Readers & Creative Writers

Many readers of this blog  are probably doing a bit more reading than usual, staying at home during the coronavirus crisis. I was reading Ellen Grace Olinger’s blog and I spotted an interesting thought in a long poem of hers … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: March 19, 2020

dawn. . . I watch the New Year spill down the mountain   by Carole MacRury  (USA) Snapshot Press Haiku Calendar, 2016

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Heal Yourself with this Book

We all need healing. Healing involves facing your disappointments, pain, trauma, and grief. It also involves feeling moments of joy and humor. Poetry speaks to us all. It changes how we see ourselves, others, and our world. Ripples of Air: … Continue reading

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It’s Published! Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing

Dear Readers and Followers: My new book is out! Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing. It contains my published poems of many forms, including hundreds of the Japanese forms like haiku. It is 236 pages and is part reference with … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 1, 2020

thoughts of home seagull calligraphy on the beach Chen-ou Liu  (Canada/Taiwan) Frogpond, Vol. 40:2, 2017

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