Category Archives: Language Arts

Daily Haiku: Jan. 26, 2020

funeral her first journey alone   by Kohana, Marta Chocilowska  (Poland) First Place 16th European Quarterly Kukai, December 2016

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 24, 2020

across the gate to the cemetery a spider’s web   by Dianne Garcia (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 35:3, 2012

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 23, 2020

still his name in my address book . . . falling leaves   by Rosa Maria Di Salvatore (Italy) The Mainichi, Jan. 3, 2020

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 22, 2020–A Haiku Sequence by Roberta Beary

Shaking the Snow Globe    new time zone snow fills the palm of st francis   frozen windowsill seashells from another life     blizzard bleak house opens to page one     icicles melting down the wishing well     … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 21, 2020

Roman stadium a procession of seagulls in the night sky by Minko Tanev (Bulgaria), Co-Author Tops Under The Stars,, 2019

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Improve Your Haiku This New Year!

Thank you to everyone who has written fabulous comments about my book, Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All. Further, thank you to the more than 75 reviewers and editors for their outstanding reviews! Whenever authors publish how-to writing guides, they … Continue reading

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Blog Special: Free Verse by Padmini Krishnan

Stones They watch her with scorn, amusement, and laughter. She is too quiet. Why doesn’t she laugh, talk, joke or shout? they whisper, but loud enough for her to hear. She finds a stone in her shoe. She is too … Continue reading

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