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Daily Haiku: Aug. 30, 2016

copperplate “A” life is so short   by Mary Ellen Rooney Frogpond    

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 28, 2016

  April storm we need to talk but we won’t     by Ignatius Fay Mayfly, # 57, 2014

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Experience The Thrill of Winning Haiku, Senryu, and Related Poetry Contests

Dear Followers and Readers, Results are in for the winners of the 2015 contests sponsored by the Haiku Society of America. I will post them below, as I coordinated the contests as Second Vice President of the HSA. Before you … Continue reading

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Gray Days Inspire Haiku

The gray days of winter may not be pleasant to look at, but they definitely affect our moods–which can be good for a writer! This season inspires a lot of my haiku, as I am holed up inside. taking refuge … Continue reading

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Capture Your Life’s Moments through Haiku and Senryu

If you’ve been following my posts, I was busy June, July, and August doing many haiku and senryu presentations. (Senryu has the same style as haiku, but it is written about human nature, rather than about nature and the seasons, … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss The Annual National Meeting of the Haiku Society of America in Evanston, IL

National Meeting of the Haiku Society of America

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Haikufest 2013 in Metro Chicago A Success!

Seats were filled at the Haiku Society of America Midwest Region’s Haikufest at the Winnetka (IL) Public Library, Sunday, April 7. Media publicity, including a full-page feature article previewing the event in the local paper, resulted in many new faces … Continue reading

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