Category Archives: Roberta Beary

Haiku Sequence by Roberta Beary

This haiku sequence was taken from Roberta Beary’s book, Deflection, published in 2015 by Accents Publishing. CARETAKER – I florida sunshinemother soaks upthe shade seasidewe turnmother’s chair cherry blossomsthe incessant soundof mother’s cough mother’s day only the tulipscome calling in the wheels of mother’s … Continue reading

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Weekend Daily Haiku: Jan. 30, 2021

bills paid the tiger lily past its prime   by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) New Resonance, 2, 2001  

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A Haiku Sequence by Roberta Beary

Baby​ ​Grand:​ ​a​ ​Haiku​ ​Sequence     under​ ​the​ ​piano i​ ​hide​ ​from​ ​father  i​ ​am​ ​5   pushing​ ​me​ ​off the​ ​piano​ ​bench  teenage​ ​breakdown   leaving​ ​home​ ​… the​ ​piano​ ​also​ ​hides deep​ ​cut​ ​scars   father’s​ ​death​ … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 1, 2021

mind the gap green gloves grip what’s left         by Roberta Beary  (Ireland/USA) noon: journal of the short poem Issues 17 & 18, December 2020  

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 10, 2020

berry-picking we talk of the son born bad       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 42.3, Autumn 2011

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 19, 2020

    albatross drifting across my daydream       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) seashores, Vol. 5, November 2020  

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 11, 2020

soft rain down a hillside a donkey cobbles me home by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) seashores, Vol. 5, November 2020

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 1, 2020

summer downpour fluting the low tin roof         by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) seashores, Vol. 5, November 2020

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 25, 2020

senryu     his reasons– after each one the faucet drips     by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA), Author nothing left to say, King’s Road Press, 2009

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 13, 2020

hair of the dog– in the mirror a trace of autumn       by Roberta Beary, Co-Editor dandelion clocks Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2008  

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