Category Archives: Writing

Don’t Miss The Limerick Contest!

Readers and Followers: Don’t miss out on the Limerick Contest that I’m judging for the Winnetka-Northfield (IL) Public Library District. https://winnetkalibrary.libcal.com/event/9456100 Submit your entry ASAP! Good Luck! Charlotte Digregorio

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Daily Double Haiku: Jan. 22, 2023

first pond freeze a water beetle pushes against the ice by Harvey Jenkins (Canada) Honorable Mention Betty Drevniok Contest, 2014 first thaw our spades remove the end of winter by Marion Clarke (Northern Ireland) Frogpond, Summer 2014

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Daily Double Haiku: Jan. 17, 2023

coat drive all sizes suit the wind by Roland Packer (Canada) bottle rockets, #34, February 2016   the rest of its life in my hand . . . snowflake by Pat Davis (USA) Akitsu Quarterly, Spring, 2020  

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Set Your Goals!

Life is more than just setting goals and achieving in the field you choose to excel in. For example, friends, family, pets, and hobbies give us satisfaction and purpose. However, goals especially help us when we go through rough patches. … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 25, 2022

memory lane . . . tree roots raise the sidewalk by Barrie Levine (USA) Akitsu Quarterly, Spring 2022

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Last Chance This Year: Two Important Books to Help Poets Excel! (Free Holiday Shipping)

Dear Readers and Followers: Limited copies are left of my two poetry reference books, Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All and Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing. Act now, otherwise you’ll have to wait until January when they … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 19, 2022

summer heat licking peanut butter off a knife by Dyana Basist (USA) Mariposa, Autumn/Winter 2021    

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Two Books That Open Doors to Publishing Success

Dear Readers and Followers: Limited copies are left of my two poetry reference books, Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All and Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing. Act now, otherwise you’ll have to wait until January when they … Continue reading

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Honored to be Interviewed by Quill and Parchment!

Dear Readers and Followers, I am deeply honored to be interviewed in the September issue of Quill and Parchment journal. Please check out this publication, when you have some time to read all of its wonderful poetry and book reviews, … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: March 24, 2022

campfirethe storyteller’s shadowreaches the woods by Tom Painting (USA) The Haiku Calendar, 2018

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