Tag Archives: Creativity

Daily Haiku: April 12, 2017

first thaw our spades remove                                                                       … Continue reading

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Just a few thoughts . . .

I am ending my workday with some positive thoughts. There is power in introspection, and disappearing into our inner world. Each day we spend some time online, clicking and posting things. This can become a real distraction from inner peace. … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: April 6, 2017

a fragrant wind . . . the things we remember when we’re alone by Angela Terry Shiki Kukai, June 2014  

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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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Daily Haiku: Jan. 11, 2017

SENRYU talking of snow we add a little brandy to the cocoa by Ellen Compton Frogpond, Vol. 31:2, 2008  

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 10, 2017

white tofu in the miso soup winter moon by Lucia Fontana  

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Creativity Requires Sharing With Others

As I’ve mentioned many times on this blog, being a writer or any kind of artist or creative person should involve sharing your work with others. For me, a large part of being a writer is sharing what I have … Continue reading

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