Tag Archives: Creativity

Daily Haiku: July 3, 2020

rip-tide warnings— a surfer at the crest of his wave by Mary Jo Balistreri (USA) Presence, Spring, 2019

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Daily Haiku: July 2, 2020

backwater fog drifting into the shadow ahead by Donna Bauerly (USA)

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Daily Haiku: July 1, 2020

high tide it comes and goes       by Robyn Hood Black  (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 43:1, Winter 2020

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Daily Haiku: June 26, 2020

hand-washing . . . the length of a “Hail Mary”       by Deborah P Kolodji (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 43: 2, Spring/Summer 2020  

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Free Verse by Sally Hewitt

Cool Summers   Remembering cool summers:   The gooey duck summer when the long-necked clams shot their streams of freezing water up our bare legs. We loved to step on their breathing holes, but not the cold shower of salty … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: June 18, 2020

at the fountainleaving to the cloudsmy reflection       by Daniela Misso (Italy) Failed Haiku, Issue 54, May 2020  

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Daily Haiku: June 16, 2020

cloud-streaked sky a pebble in my hiking boot           by Lynne Jambor (Canada) Honourable Mention The Betty Drevniok Award, 2020  

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Free Verse by Michael Escoubas

Each Moment   In memory of Professor Robert Duncan   by Michael Escoubas     I sit with him while his wife visits the doctor. He looks at me blankly and says, Who are you?     I sit with … Continue reading

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Book Review–Read Jennifer Dotson’s Delightful Classic: Clever Gretel

  Poet Jennifer Dotson’s classic, Clever Gretel, is a generous collection of poems of self-realization and reminiscences. Her style throughout is imaginative, elegantly simple, and delightful. Through her imagination, she transforms the familiar into the unique. The book is reader-friendly, … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: June 13, 2020

letting her walk all over me–ladybug   by Tom Clausen (USA) bottle rockets

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