Category Archives: Japan

If You Like Haiku, Be Sure to Read The Asahi Haikuist Network

Dear Loyal Readers and Followers: In case you haven’t checked it out, the Asahi Haikuist Network, a column from Japan that runs online twice-monthly, is a great resource of haiku and senryu written internationally.  http://www.asahi.com/ajw/special/haiku/ Editor David McMurray has been … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 11, 2018

fresh grief . . . the shoveled path turns to ice   by Michele L. Harvey  (USA) Acorn, No. 37, Fall 2016

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 25, 2018

raindrops on an empty beer can unpaid rent     by Robert Witmer (Japan) Haiku Canada Review, Vol. 12,  No. 2, October 2018

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 30, 2018

senryu     formal dinner . . . reflected in the cutlery my sagging chin   by Michael Fessler (Japan), Author arrangements

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 13, 2018

fireflies burn for someone without love   by Chiyo-ni From: A Thousand Years: The Haiku and Love letters of Chiyo-ni  by Marco Fraticelli  (Canada)

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Daily Haiku: July 24, 2018

Forgetting her name but not her perfume wisteria by David McMurray  (Japan) Troubadour Ginyu, Vol. 14, 2002, Japan    

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Read and Submit to the Asahi Haikuist Network

Dear Loyal Readers and Followers: I just received a note from David McMurray, Editor of the Asahi Haikuist Network, as follows: I am looking for “bone-chilling” ghost haiku to cool things down here in Japan for the three upcoming issues … Continue reading

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