Category Archives: nature poems

Daily Haiku: June 16, 2021

windshield dew the wayward journey of a garden snail       by Michael Dudley (Canada) triveni haikai calendar, 2021  

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Daily Haiku Special, March 27, 2021: New Book by Robert Epstein!

Many of you know the prolific work of Robert Epstein, psychologist and haiku author, editor, and anthologist, from reading this blog. Epstein has a new book out, Contemplating Nature: Pictures, Passages & Haiku. It’s another winner among his dozens of … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: July 24, 2020

morning light– the cherry tree’s shadow also blossoms   by Stanford M. Forrester (USA), Author the toddler’s chant  

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Daily Haiku: July 21, 2020

the monarch’s shadow I stop talking on the phone by Cyndi Lloyd (USA) tinywords, 14.2, Sept. 15, 2014

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Free Verse by Jane Richards

Why I go to the ocean when life veers into disorder   Approach the edge of the continent, face the wildest of the wilds: are you not startled? Behold the sea: its endless hand pressing against the horizon, its rude … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 9, 2018

wood’s edge– stepping inside the sound of river by Peter Newton  (USA) Honorable Mention Kaji Aso Studio International Haiku Contest, 2010

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 6, 2016

flower moon her stone skipping a beat     Elmedin Kadric Acorn, #37, 2016  

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 3, 2016

a long journey to stand by this grave– mackerel sky     by Susan Antolin, Author Artichoke Season  

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 30, 2016

Sunday morning rain coming down at righteous angles by Michael Fessler Frogpond, Vol. 34.2, 2011  

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 29, 2016

sliced apples dry on the shed’s roof autumn sunlight by L. Teresa Church Frogpond, Vol. 31.2, 2008  

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