Category Archives: Poems

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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Daily Haiku: Dec. 27, 2016

Gregorian chants resound down the long, cool hallway . . . my office stereo by Jeffrey Winke Modern Haiku, Vol. XXVI, No. 1, Winter-Spring 1995  

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My Haiku Exhibit Travels Again

Dear Readers and Followers, Just a reminder that my illustrated haiku/senryu/haiku sequences exhibit travels to Mundelein, Illinois on Jan. 8.  It will be at the Fremont Public Library, 1170 N. Midlothian Rd., through April 1. In 2016, it was at … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 22, 2016

city ants in and out of cement cracks by Judith Hishikawa Full of Moonlight Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2016  

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 2, 2016

senryu looking back the dust I kicked up still hangs by Jim Kacian Frogpond, XX:2, 1997  

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