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Daily Haiku: March 16, 2021

not lonely but alone, the moonlit goldfish       by David G. Lanoue (USA) Modern Haiku, 35:2, 2004

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Special Essay: Haiku Poetry and the Darker Side of Drinking

Robert Epstein, psychologist and well-known haiku author/editor, has written an important essay on alcoholism as portrayed in haiku. It is worth your while to read it, and to check out his haiku books and anthologies on Amazon. Far more uplifting … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 16, 2020

her rant an express train speeds through       by Jay Friedenberg (USA) One Rock Out of Place The Haiku Foundation, 2014

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 21, 2020

alzheimer’s . . . the dark side of the moon       by Rosa Maria Di Salvatore (Italy)

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 19, 2020

reflection pond the color of the shadows under the child’s eyes       by Dianne Garcia (USA) A Splash of Water Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2015

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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. 18, 2020

senryu silent retreat at a loss for what not to say by Mary Stevens (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 41:2, Spring/Summer 2018

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 17, 2020

empty sandlot a shadow slides across home plate by Elliot Nicely (USA) Presence, #61, 2018

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New Reviews of Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing

Here are some of the latest reviews of my new poetry/reference book, Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing. (236 pages). Thanks to all of you who’ve taken the time to read my book and  to comment! Much appreciated! Keep writing … Continue reading

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Tanka by Susan Godwin

wintry mix– the small coffin is lowered springtime narcissus prematurely planted   by Susan Godwin (USA) Ribbons

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