Tag Archives: Japan

Daily Haiku Special: Sept. 18, 2022, Debbie Strange

2 Haiku by Debbie Strange (Canada), and a Tanka, too!   busker’s hat a child offers coins of dried lunaria   First Place Bloodroot Haiku Award, 2022   canyonlands a meadowlark sings me out of myself   First Place Drifting Sands … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 9, 2022

each dawninhalingthe Mississippi by Donna Bauerly (USA) Mann Library’s Daily Haiku, April 16, 2022

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Daily Haiku: July 5, 2022

In cold winds snow camellia bud opening 寒風に椿の蕾開きけり   by Hidenori Hiruta (Japan)  

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Daily Haiku: June 28, 2022

the pier wall warm against my bare calves – June sunset by Maeve O’Sullivan (Ireland), Author Wasp on the Prayer Flag http://www.maeveosullivan.com

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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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Selected Tanka

more than fifty years we wandered side by side in seeming bliss who sees the cracks and flaws we patched with liquid gold by Christa Pandey (USA) First Prize Fleeting Words Tanka Competition, 2022 United Haiku and Tanka Society

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Daily Double Haiku: June 20, 2022

park bench   a two o’clock shadow   holds my hand       by Barbara Tate Sayre (USA), Author far more than I ever was

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Daily Double Haiku: June 18, 2022

behind the front linesswallowtail restingon a blue and yellow kite   by Elena Malec (USA)  Haiku Dialogue The Haiku Foundation, April 27, 2022  

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Special: Tanka by an’ya

come to me if only on these nights of dreaming for without you will be no chapters and verses by an’ya (USA) Winner BHS Haiku Awards (Tanka Section), 2021   unattended among toxic weeds in a boneyard only forgotten souls— … Continue reading

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Daily Double Haiku: June 15, 2022

I reach for my fork he says “Shall we say a blessing?” by David Oates (USA)

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