Category Archives: Roberta Beary

Daily Haiku: Jan. 9, 2022

winter morningmom names the plump robinroberta   by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) failed haiku, Winter Issue, 73, January 2022

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 7, 2022

wolf moonwe drink dad’s whiskey at the grave     by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) failed haiku, Winter Issue, 73, January 2022

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 4, 2021

first snow a toy horse gallops across window panes       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) The Haiku Calendar 2022, Snapshot Press, 2021

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 31, 2021

train station a soldier paces summer dusk   by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) distinguished prize winner1st yamadera basho haiku contest, 2009

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Daily Haiku Special: Oct. 26, 2021, with Roberta Beary

Robert Beary, longtime haiku author and editor, and frequent contributor to this blog, has a new book out, One Breath, that is a unique offering among haiga collections. It is an original  project that will spur readers and poets to … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 4, 2021

evergreen night another reason to stay single     by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Frogpond, XXVI:3, 2003

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 14, 2021

  senryu     funeral mass my sister’s hat blocks the view     by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Frogpond, Vol. XXXI, No. 1, 2008  

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Daily Haiku: July 31, 2021

in the eyes of a stray rabbit my childhood       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) sharing the sun Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2010

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Daily Haiku: July 17, 2021

harvest moon the long pull of faraway children       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) loose changeHaiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2005  

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Haibun Special by Roberta Beary

Piano Practice My grandma speaks in a thick accent. I try to keep her away from my school friends. I don’t want them to make fun of me. At home it’s different. I like having her around because she likes … Continue reading

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