Category Archives: Instruction

Daily Haiku: March 28, 2020

winter commute scent of roses from a street vendor by Eufemia Griffo (Italy) Hedgerow, #110, 2017  

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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. 28, 2020

how quiet the field has become without butterflies   by Tom Clausen (USA) bottle rockets, #42, 2020

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 14, 2019

senryu   road sign rust in the bullet holes   by Robert Witmer (Japan) Haiku Canada Review, October 2017

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Daily Haiku, Dec. 12, 2019

senryu   spring break a familiar perfume in the confessional   by Joe McKeon (USA) Frogpond, 41:1, 2018

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 6, 2019

water on stone we slip off her wedding ring   by Robert Witmer (Japan) Acorn, Fall 2018  

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 4, 2019

such a blue mood this waning light   by Terry Ann Carter (Canada)

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Blog Special: Poem by Stephen Page

The Wayward by Stephen Page Cows spilled out onto a moonless road, and the white truck parked itself in front of your home. Your scarlet jacket drapes its seat. The tractor would not move and dug itself deeper into mud. … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 27, 2019

War-torn land goats lead shepherd home by Padmini Krishnan (Singapore) The Heron’s Nest, Vol. XVIII, No. 4, December 2016

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