Tag Archives: Holidays

Memories Linger of the Holidays

  The Dowager by Rita Yager   With insistence on formality at family gatherings let us remain civil even if it’s a lie smiling through gritted teeth until our faces hurt laugh while holding down the sour in our throats … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Christmas Day, 2017

winter wind the steadiness of electric candles     by Ben Moeller-Gaa  (USA) Shamrock Haiku Journal, #36, 2017    

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 24, 2017

senryu   an old argument untangling the christmas lights     by Ben Moeller-Gaa (USA) Notes from the Gean, Vol. 3, No. 4, 2012  

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Holiday Season Is a Good Time to Write

Many people tell me they don’t have time to write during the holiday season, and that they postpone many of their literary efforts until the new year. However, I think it is a particularly good and healing time to write. … Continue reading

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