Category Archives: Life

Daily Haiku: July 21, 2021

senryu       contractors they used to be my age these young men     by Susan Spooner (Canada) Haiku Canada Review, Vol. 15, No. 1, February 2021

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Haiku Sequence by Mac Greene

to life since the diagnosis tears well up whenever I  say goodbye   I cry softly and the rain too   I dream a grave yellow        yellow silver on the wind dandelions   birds sing I try to get … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 29, 2020

gold maple leaf dances on the way down       by Stephen M. Joseph (USA)  

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 16, 2020

reading the years in the parchment of my hands by Donna Bauerly (USA)  

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 25, 2020

migrating geese . . . all the smiling faces in the obituaries       by Marilyn Appl Walker (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 44.3, Fall 2013

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 13, 2020

before the monk& his walking stickageless mountain       by Pamela A. Babusci (USA) Basho Haiku Festival 2007

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 3, 2020

senryu       motel mirror– I too am just passing through     by Peter Yovu (USA) Best of the Winter-Spring Issue Modern Haiku, Vol. XXXI, No. 1, 2000  

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Blog Special: A Book to Savor

Award-winning Poet and Author Mary Jo Balistreri has written a book that I keep coming back to on my bookshelf.  Still is an adventure to read with many experiences we can all relate to. The poems are like stories. At … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 12, 2019

senryu Halloween dance– the mermaid’s tail keeps slapping my butt   by Chad Lee Robinson (USA) Haikuniverse, Oct. 31,2017

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 2, 2019

forest fire– believing I’ll be reborn   by Cyndi Lloyd  (USA) Full of Moonlight Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2016

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