Category Archives: Relationships

Free Verse by Paul Beech

THE UNFORGIVEN   Well past middle-age, bald, he sits there with his love, milkshakes – his banana, hers vanilla – as midnight drizzle beyond the pane slicks the black tarmac of the car park of this garishly neon-lit deserted retail … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 21, 2020

senryu   my father’s grip still crushing a lifetime later by Scott Wiggerman (USA) Under the Basho, 2017

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 20, 2020

skywriting all the disappearing words between us   by Margaret Dornaus  (USA) Second place International Kusamakura Haiku Competition, 2012

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 6, 2020

fingertips at her pulse my heartbeat with hers by Donna M. Bauerly  (USA) The Sacred in Contemporary Haiku, 2014

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 23, 2020

still his name in my address book . . . falling leaves   by Rosa Maria Di Salvatore (Italy) The Mainichi, Jan. 3, 2020

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 18, 2019

senryu   cooking for one a little more salt in the wound   by Robert Witmer (Japan) Presence, #64, 2019  

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 7, 2019

autumn breeze finding myself in grandma’s diary   by Ben Moeller-Gaa (USA) cattails, October 2019

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 26, 2019

third date the puzzle piece bark of a ponderosa pine   by Deborah P Kolodji (USA) Wordless: Haiku Canada 40 Years of Haiku, 2017

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 24, 2019

senryu Nonna’s temper rises kneading her words into the bread dough by Rita Yager (USA)

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Daily Haiku: July 27, 2019

senryu candlelight dinner the warm glow from a cell phone   by Lori Becherer (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 42:2, Spring/Summer 2019

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