Category Archives: memories

Daily Haiku: Sept. 15, 2022

airport security mother passes through without looking back     by Robert Epstein (USA) Frogpond, Vol. XXX, No. 1, 2007

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 27, 2022

riverbank my mother’s waiting for me on the other side   by Eufemia Griffo (Italy) https://eueufemia.wordpress.com/2021/05/09/eufemia-griffo-mothers-day-a-selection-of-poems/

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Daily Haiku: July 8, 2022

the summer breeze slams a screen door– memories of his son by Elliot Nicely (USA) bottle rockets, #17, 2007

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 20, 2022

senryu memory foam pillow – just wanting to forget   by Laurie Morrissey (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 42:2, Spring/Summer 2019

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Free Verse by Sally Hewitt

Seeing You Again by Sally Hewitt We walked along a dock strolling slowly, throwing sticks for the dog to retrieve when we moved past you. I didn’t recognize your face at first until you spoke and then I thought, Of … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 28, 2021

old house . . .my childhoodin each room     by Rosa Maria Di Salvatore  (Italy) Haikuniverse, Sept. 10, 2019    

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 9, 2021

black ice– a memory that isn’t mine       by Seren Fargo (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 40:2, 2017  

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Tanka by Mary Davila

Tanka     I blow dust from an old polaroid buried in the attic . . . it seems like yesterday dad told me to smile     by Mary Davila (USA) red lights, 12:1, 2016  

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Free Verse by Mary Jo Balistreri

Archeology of Desire Steam curls its way up the spout, unfurls petals of mist that displace the winter of a cold kitchen. My gramma cups her hands around the blue-willow cup, its glaze cracked and veined. She lowers her face … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 29, 2020

woodsmoke . . . I let some memories go   by Julie Warther (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 43:1, Winter 2020

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