Category Archives: Instruction

Daily Haiku: Aug. 11, 2017

darkness . . . her name slips into it by Dave Read (Canada) Touchstone Individual Poem Award, 2016

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Getting Used to Haiku & Senryu

You can often find me speaking about haiku and senryu about three times a month somewhere. The forms are getting noticed. When I recently spoke to the Chicago Women’s Alliance, I could tell that haiku and senryu  looked a bit … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: July 19, 2017

trying to name the color of the sun yellow peony by Angela Terry  (USA) Honorable Mention Robert Spiess Memorial Haiku Award Competition, 2011  

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Daily Haiku: July 18, 2017

senryu end of story you peel your tangerine in one continuous piece by Olivier Schopfer  (Switzerland) tinywords, Issue 15:1, June 16, 2015  

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Daily Haiku: July 10, 2017

old country cemetery larger than its church by Donna Bauerly  (USA) A Travel-Worn Satchel Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2009  

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Haiku by Alan Summers: June 14, 2017

winds of heaven the wars we inflict on each other     by Alan Summers From the “Girl In An Owl” haibun Hedgerow, #110, May 2017

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Haiku by Alan Summers, June 11 through the 17th

Enjoy Alan Summers’ Week! Each day from today through the 17th, one haiku by Alan will be featured on The Daily Haiku. Alan is a regular contributor to this blog. He is President of the United Haiku and Tanka Society, … Continue reading

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