Category Archives: Parents

Daily Haiku: July 11, 2021

senryu   skateboard in hand  he walks his children  home from daycare    by Mike Montreuil (Canada), Author  Riding the Bus, 2011  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 14, 2021

stop sign– one last look at my father’s house       by Yu Chang (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 31:3, 2008  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 2, 2021

dawn mother’s kiss on my forehead remembered       Paula Moore (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 35, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2012  

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 10, 2020

berry-picking we talk of the son born bad       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 42.3, Autumn 2011

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 8, 2020

senryu       inside the pipe dad’s secret life     by Tom Sacramona (USA) Bones, Issue 12, 2017

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 22, 2020

senryu   Penn station– on the loudspeaker, a call for my dead father’s town   by Stanford M. Forrester (USA), Author the toddler’s chant

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Daily Haiku: March 10, 2020

the child we didn’t plan– morning glories by Tia Haynes (USA) Akitsu Quarterly, Spring 2019

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Daily Haiku: June 11, 2019

moving day we take apart the bed our parents dreamed on     by Gregory Longenecker (USA) First Place H Gene Murtha Senryu Contest, 2017

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Daily Haiku Special: Dec. 2, 2017

Lately, I’ve received some just-released poetry books for the holidays that authors have asked me review for my blog. There is one that I purchased for myself that the editor didn’t contact me to announce on my blog, but I’d … Continue reading

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