Category Archives: Writing

Daily Haiku: Feb. 19, 2017

canning day apple peels quilt the table top by Jan Benson tinywords, 13.3, Feb. 12, 2014  

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 17, 2017

october again redder than the maple a wish by Lucia Fontana Modern Haiku,Vol. 48:1, Winter–Spring 2017

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Born a Writer?

I often judge writing contests, both non-fiction and poetry. Recently, I judged the North Carolina Poetry Society’s annual contest in the haiku category. Although it was blind judging, and the winners’ names still haven’t been revealed, I’m sure the winners … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 16, 2017

crow caw to crow caw endless rain by Patrick Sweeney Modern Haiku  

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Daily Haiku, Feb. 15, 2017

no kids the silence of snow by Susan Burch The Heron’s Nest, Vol. XVIII, No. 2, June 2016  

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The Daily Haiku: It’s All About You

People tell me, every once in awhile, that they’d like me to run some of my haiku in The Daily Haiku. However, it is reserved for your haiku and senryu.  Here, you will find poets from thirty countries, and the … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Feb. 14, 2017

senryu for better or for worse our lights and darks tumbling together by Annette Makino The Heron’s Nest, 16:1, 2014  

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