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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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Daily Haiku: Aug. 16, 2020

senryu mixed in with the instructions her perfume   by Tom Clausen (USA) Frogpond, 31:1, 2008

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Free Verse by RM Yager

I Clawed  The dirt of discouragement fell into my eyes dust of dismay filled my nostrils Soot in my eyes full of tears brought on by women who would not “lean in” who kicked and pushed me down with their … Continue reading

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Tanka by Michael Nickels-Wisdom

Since the wind unfurls past the industrial park, under starry skies, and over rows of soybeans, a red thread will not be found.   by Michael Nickels-Wisdom (USA) Tanka Splendor, AHA books, 1998

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 15, 2020

first day of school the droop of sunflowers by Elliot Nicely (USA) Modern Haiku, 44.1, 2013

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