Category Archives: Language Arts

Daily Haiku: Dec. 13, 2017

senryu   New Year tradition– my no resolutions resolution by Valentina Ranaldi-Adams (USA) Failed Haiku, Vol. 2, Issue 14, February 2017 Advertisements

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 12, 2017

senryu morning commute a cigarette butt in the slow lane by Mike Montreuil (Canada) bottle rockets, #36, 2017

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 9, 2017

senryu heat lightning the barbie doll’s mohawk by Jennifer Hambrick Asahi Haikuist Network,  March 3, 2017

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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: Nov. 26, 2017

in the dark I dream
 awake by Amy Losak  (USA) Prune Juice, March 2017  

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 17, 2017

reading the Gospels a few verses at a time raindrops on branches by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) https://ellenolinger.wordpress.com/2011/04/20/reading-the-gospels Read about Ellen’s new book: https://quietchristmaspoetry.wordpress.com/  

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Writing Simply Is the Best Way to Write

Leonardo da Vinci said: Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. I think this especially applies to the simplicity, yet often sophistication of haiku and senryu. In my book, Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All, I try to stress this … Continue reading

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