Tag Archives: Canada

Daily Haiku: Aug. 7, 2022

a blizzard outside I want to believe what the preacher says     by LeRoy Gorman (Canada) The Heron’s Nest, December 2010

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Daily Haiku: July 25, 2022

pondering the ocean’s every wavelet a fluke   by kjmunro (Canada) ephemerae, Vol. 1, B, 2018

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Daily Haiku: June 23, 2022

zucchini hidden in the foliage another loaf       by Lillian Nakamura Maguire (Canada) Stratified Layers Haiku Canada Members’ Anthology, 2022

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Tanka from Canada

little sister’s yellowed letters . . . your sweet innocence stolen by the years     by Marje Dyck (Canada) Haiku Canada Review, Vol. 15, No. 2, October 2021  

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Daily Double Haiku: June 19, 2022

ocean cliff— fastened to the fence love locks                           by Elena Calvo (Canada/Spain) brass bell, April 2022

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Daily Double Haiku: June 14, 2022

the boat at the very end of the wharf— and two moons by Luce Pelletier (Canada) Into Our Words, Haiku North America Anthology, 2009

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3 Selected Tanka from Canada

growing wildin a corner of my gardenher favourite flowersseeds scattered with the ashesand the evening breeze by Susan Spooner (Canada) British Haiku Society Tanka Anthology, 2020    a large bruise  deep inside the mango  unexpected  the way she turned away  when we … Continue reading

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Selected Tanka

rain washes the dust from the bus window and I can see more clearly what tears do by Philomene Kocher (Canada) Twenty Years of Tanka Splendor, AHA Books, 2009 cranes gather in a cloud-swept sky if only I too could escape by Marilyn … Continue reading

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Daily Double Haiku: May 31, 2022

winter in my garden . . . a squirrel gnaws a peanut shell from summer by Liette Janelle (Canada)

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Daily Double Haiku: May 25, 2022

an abyss  at the end no matter   the yoga hours   by Alegria Imperial (Canada) Kingfisherjournal, #1, June 2020

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