Category Archives: Roberta Beary

Haibun by Roberta Beary

TV  PasTime when the husband is home it’s police procedurals & serial killers.   up the night staircase      shadows of  framed ancestors   when the husband is away it’s lost puppy shows & soppy endings.   beyond  the … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku Special: April 15, 2021

Special by Roberta Beary: Two Haiku     shooting star  we stay up to watch the baby sleep     dementia wardthe knotted stringof paper cranes       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) seashores journal, Vol. 6, April 2021  

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Daily Haiku: April 8, 2021

senryu       crime meeting i learn the names of my neighbors         by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 43.2, Summer 2012

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Poem by Roberta Beary

Domestic Poem: After Reading Omens by Danusha Laméris Because we can’t know what’s next, I say, the dandelions multiplied overnight, but you mowed the lawn yesterday, or was it last Thursday? The days are melting into one another. I thought today was … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: March 14, 2021

senryu graveside her persian lamb coat resurrected       by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Modern Haiku, 42:1, 2011  

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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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