Category Archives: short poems

Daily Haiku: Sept. 28, 2020

covid confinement a fly on the face of the stone buddha by Marco Fraticelli (Canada)

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Tanka by Debbie Strange

dried curls of gray reindeer moss crunch softly underneath our boots . . . no other sound, but breath by Debbie Strange (Canada) First Place San Francisco International Tanka Competition, 2016 Debbie Strange is an internationally-published short-form poet, haiga artist, … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 21, 2020

cemetery garden the endless sleep of leaves   by Eufemia Griffo  (Italy) Blithe Spirit, Vol. 28, No. 4, December 2018

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 14, 2020

senryu staycation . . . my wraparound porch a round-trip ticket by Sari Grandstaff (USA)

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Tanka by Ellen Grace Olinger

Tanka   fragrance of leaves in the gardens what good friends we became as we grew older   by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) They Gave Us Life: Celebrating Mothers, Fathers & Others in Haiku

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Daily Haiku: July 31, 2020

third date— the slow drift of the rowboat in deep water by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA), Author The Unworn Necklace

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Daily Haiku: July 29, 2020

senryu in recovery . . . bringing flowers I never bought before by David Gershator (USA) Now This: Contemporary Poems of Beginnings, Renewals, and Firsts

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Daily Haiku: June 25, 2020

between your autumnand mineanother cricket song   by Eva Limbach (Germany) A Hundred Gourds, March 2016

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Daily Haiku: June 23, 2020

el ninothe boy next doorthrowing snowballs at our roses   by Robert Witmer  (Japan) Failed Haiku, Issue 7, July 2016

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Daily Haiku: July 23, 2018

Issa’s silence– with or without the flea     by Vince Tripi  (USA) bottle rockets, #18, 2008

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