Tag Archives: Beginning Poets

Free Verse by Jackie Chou

reflections todaythe sum of things slowly dissolvesas I, in sunshades, sit on a shorenot functioning up to parI have lost the sparkthe ocean waves crash againstmy outstretched feettouching my toesI feel myself sink into the golden sanduntil I am no … Continue reading

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Tanka by Marilyn Shoemaker Hazelton

Tanka     remembering my photo of Mt. Fuji rising taken from a high-speed train strengthens me in these days of confusion         by Marilyn Shoemaker Hazelton (USA) Honorable Mention Fifth Fujisan Taisho/ Mt. Fuji Tanka Awards  

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Special to The Daily Haiku: Sept. 22, 2019

autumn breeze the new smell of my red jacket   by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA), Author The Unworn Necklace

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 5, 2019

another rainbow— in my mother’s garden wisteria in bloom   by Goran Gatalica (Croatia) Allegro Poetry Magazine, #21, June 2019

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 25, 2019

crushed acorns an owl deepens the call to prayer by Roberta Beary (Ireland/USA) Seashores, Vol. 2, April 2019

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 6, 2019

strong wind an eagle flies higher than the clouds vento forte un’aquila vola più in alto delle nuvole     by Eufemia Griffo (Italy) Hedgerow, #127, 2019

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Daily Haiku: July 27, 2019

senryu candlelight dinner the warm glow from a cell phone   by Lori Becherer (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 42:2, Spring/Summer 2019

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Daily Haiku: July 14 through 19, 2019

Dear Readers and Followers: The following were all written by Terri L. French, prolific and longtime haikuist in the U.S. Enjoy each of these, and re-read them often to fully appreciate Terri’s simple and elegant style: senryu knit one purl … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: July 4, 2019

where other trees reach upwards the willow     by Michael Rehling  (USA) Haiku North America Anthology, 2013

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Daily Haiku: June 30, 2019

senryu   blood moon he doesn’t take no for an answer     by Susan Burch (USA) 2nd Place Marlene Mountain Memorial Haiku Contest, 2018

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