Category Archives: Relatives

Daily Haiku: Sept. 13, 2022

newborn the unplanned mother-in-law     by Roberta Beary, (USA/Ireland) 2019 Gerald Brady Senryu Contest Haiku Society of America

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Daily Haiku: April 7, 2021

senryu       family reunion no one notices when I say goodbye       by Barbara Tate (USA), Author far more than I ever was, 2021

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 16, 2020

bare maple my daughter says she’ll come back       by Yu Chang (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 32:2, 2009

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Daily Haiku, Dec. 24, 2019

senryu   Christmas tradition the whole family comes apart by Dan Burt (USA) Prune Juice, #29, 2019

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 10, 2019

senryu   foggy day– back down from the attic with more memories by Tom Clausen  (USA) A Moment’s Longing Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2019

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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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Memories Linger of the Holidays

  The Dowager by Rita Yager   With insistence on formality at family gatherings let us remain civil even if it’s a lie smiling through gritted teeth until our faces hurt laugh while holding down the sour in our throats … Continue reading

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