Category Archives: Poetry

Daily Haiku: June 1, 2020

senryu       driving home the twists and turns of our conversation         by Jay Friedenberg (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 49.3, Autumn 2018  

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New Testimonials for “Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing”

Readers and Followers: I thank all the people who’ve read my new poetry book and commented. Below is a brief description of it and new reviews: Charlotte Digregorio’s timely book, Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing, is artistically-designed with nearly … Continue reading

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Prose Poem by Mac Greene

A Writer’s Lament or Ten Years Among the Wordmongers                                                               … Continue reading

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Haibun by Mary Jo Balistreri

Day of Remembrance   This Memorial Day is different. My father places a small carton of artefacts before me on the kitchen table—things I never knew he had. In seventy years, he never once talked about it, deflecting all questions … Continue reading

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May is National Mental Health Month

Many of you are familiar with the haiku of Robert Epstein from reading this blog. You’re also familiar with his haiku collections and the anthologies he publishes that feature great poets’ work, like yours. During National Mental Health Month, I’d … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Barb Germiat

Golden Giants   Giant goldfish swimming in Harold’s’s stock tank entranced me, a little girl who knew nothing but the farm.   Now I call them koi, but that doesn’t make them any less wonderful, teasing the cows’ tongues.   … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 19, 2020

May sunrise a few more flowers on the Christmas cactus   by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA)

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