Category Archives: Mary Jo Balistreri

Daily Haiku: July 11, 2019

senryu the mountain looming from childhood . . . father’s back by Jo Balistreri (USA) akitso, December 2018

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Daily Haiku: May 31, 2019

senryu constant slam of the screen door rhubarb pie  by Jo Balistreri  (USA) bottle rockets, #35, August 2016

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Daily Haiku: March 31, 2019

grasshoppers everywhere one jumps into my scream by Jo Balistreri (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 41, No. 2, 2018

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 22, 2018

censor’s strikes in dad’s war posts— silverfish   by Jo Balistreri (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 49.1, Winter-Spring 2018

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 26, 2017

a smoky-peach sunset mother must be painting by Jo Balistreri  (USA) brass bell, May 1, 2017  

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 9, 2017

cloudless day a jay brings the sky into the lilacs by Mary Jo Balistreri (USA) The Heron’s Nest,18:3, September 2016  

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Daily Haiku: May 20 & 21

Dear Readers and Followers: It’s not often that I run two haiku in a row by a poet, but I recently read some haiku by Jo Balistreri, and they caught my attention. I hope you enjoy these as much as … Continue reading

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