Category Archives: Poems

Daily Haiku: Feb. 25, 2019

spring thaw all the sky in the lake   by Barbara Tate (USA) Voted #7 in the Best of Issue Award Presence, #61, 2018

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 20, 2019

snow-filled nest the depth of silence before spring by Rachel Sutcliffe (England, UK) cattails, April 2017

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 15, 2017

falling stars wishing I had a pocket   by Susan Beth Furst  (USA) Failed Haiku, #20, 2017

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Daily Haiku: May 22, 2017

lakeside the irises find their colour at dusk by Maria Steyn (South Africa) Honorable Mention Kaji Aso International Haiku Contest, 2005  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 5, 2017

withered wisteria carefully we choose our words   by Eva Limbach A Hundred Gourds, 5:1, December 2015

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 4, 2017

senryu: after work another boss at home by Olivier Schopfer Haiku in the Workplace The Haiku Foundation, Dec. 14, 2016

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Poetry Isn’t Frivolous

I write to have people read what I write. Many of my friends tell me they don’t understand poetry because so much of it is frivolous. While there is a lot of nonsense written that people are trying to pass … Continue reading

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