Category Archives: Japan

Daily Haiku: July 15, 2018

crimson maples maybe death won’t recognize me   by Cherie Hunter Day  (USA) Frogpond, XXVIII: 3, 2005 Advertisements

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Daily Haiku: July 12, 2018

telephone wire– the starlings leave one by one   by Stanford M. Forrester (USA), Author handful of sand http://www.bottlerocketspress.com/ Other titles by Stanford M. Forrester:   • the toddler’s chant • buddha’s fingerprint–15th anniversary edition • January Sun–10th anniversary edition … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: July 10, 2018

chirps everywhere a street musician lays aside his violin by Kohana (Marta Chocilowska) (Poland) A Hundred Gourds, 4:4, September 2015  

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Daily Haiku: June 12, 2018

Marco Fraticelli, Canadian haikuist, has a new book out, A Thousand Years: The Haiku and Love Letters of Chiyo-ni.     Chiyo-Ni, 1703-1775, was one of Japan’s most renowned haiku poets –and actually, one of a few great women poets … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 5, 2018

senryu comfort television I don’t move the vase for the orange asters by Karen Hoy  (UK) Multiverses 1.1, 2012  

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Digregorio receives Illinois Governnor’s Commendation

by Alice Andresen Charlotte Digregorio  recently received an Official Commendation from Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner for her 38 years of accomplishments as an author, speaker, university educator, writing judge, and exhibitor, advancing and promoting the literary arts for the benefit … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: April 28, 2018

Normally, we don’t run haiga (haiku combined with art), but we are making one exception today. This haiga, by Robert Epstein (USA), was done in memory of his mother on the recent one-year anniversary of her death. Photography is by … Continue reading

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