Category Archives: Mothers

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 6, 2022

on her birthday we bring tulips to her grave     by Kimberly Kuchar (USA)  

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Daily Double Haiku: May 30, 2022

the vase from Mother  beautiful  without flowers by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA)  

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 1, 2022

           senryu              aged mother: showing her how to do things     she taught me as a child                       by … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: July 6, 2021

morning has broken chirping birds on branches the voice of mama     by Lisbeth Ho (Indonesia) Haiku Dialogue, June 16, 2021  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 25, 2021

jasmine teaI cradle the bowlwith mother’s hands       by Maxianne Berger (Canada) Wales Haiku Journal, Autumn 2020    

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Free Verse

My Mother’s Skin   I am glad I loved my mother’s skin, burrowed into it when I was small. Safety there, the smell and feel of her, all mine somehow, me from her returned. We slept together when my father … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 19, 2020

thinness her eyelids as I close them by Johnette Downing (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 31.2, 2008

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 10, 2020

childhood blanket now I wrap in it my mother’s chill   Marta Chocilowska (Poland) cattails, May 2015

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