Category Archives: Japan

Daily Haiku: Dec. 11, 2017

blossom tea– the geisha drinks her reflection   by Stanford M. Forrester, Author (USA) the toddler’s chant   Advertisements

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Holiday Special: A Rhyming Haibun Book

If you really enjoy getting into the Christmas spirit, Susan Beth Furst’s book, Electric Pink A Christmas Haibun, just released for the holiday, is a sheer delight! Furst, a prolific Virginia author and poet, has written a rhyming haibun (prose … Continue reading

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Special: A Haiku Guide That Benefits All

In the midst of reviewing some haiku books during the past week, it suddenly struck me that I can be self-serving and promote my own book for the holidays, too! If you want to improve your haiku writing skills, teach … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku, Dec. 5, 2017

low-hanging moon . . . the weight of home in my thoughts by Chen-ou Liu  (Canada/Taiwan) Acorn, #39, Fall 2017  

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 28, 2017

a bit of sea foam in my open hands gratitude by Ce Rosenow  (USA)  

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 27, 2017

transience . . . petal by petal we let go   by Debbie Strange (Canada) Winning Haiku Haiku Invitational Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival, Canada 2017    

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 24, 2017

an old man learns two new words cherry blossom     by Jennifer Hambrick (USA) Sakura Award Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Haiku Invitational, 2017 https://jenniferhambrick.com    

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