Tag Archives: Literature

Daily Haiku: Jan. 25, 2020

haiku walk– a flower pollinates my notebook   by Stanford M. Forrester (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 35:3, 2012

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 1, 2020–Peace to All in 2020

a licked drip of huckleberry syrup winter dusk by Cyndi Lloyd  (USA) Runner-Up The Haiku Calendar Competition, 2018

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Daily Haiku: Dec. 27, 2019

star-nosed mole we search for light in dark places by Debbie Strange (Canada) Shortlisted Best-of-Issue, Presence, #63, 2019

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 17, 2019

games at twilight– I am given away by my shadow   by arvinder kaur  (India) Poetry Blog lilliput review, Oct. 12, 2012

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Daily Haiku: Nov. 12, 2019

autumn deepens . . . a passenger squirrels away his season ticket Alan Summers (UK) Bacopa Literary Review, June 2019

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 13, 2019

pumpkin patch the Rubenesque curves of the calabash gourds by Terri L. French (USA) Prune Juice, Oct. 28, 2013

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Tanka Time

Dear Readers, I don’t often run tanka–a lyrical poetry form of five lines with 31 syllables maximum– that originated centuries ago in Japan. However, I received two interesting ones from Roberta Beary in Ireland. I’m sure you will enjoy these … Continue reading

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The Haiku Registry: An Important Global Resource for All

The “Haiku Registry” is an invaluable resource of The Haiku Foundation, detailing  active and experienced haiku and senryu poets worldwide.   “Serious and beginning poets will refer to it again and again, ” says Jim Kacian, founder of THF.  Kacian says that nearly 650 poets are … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: June 4, 2018

rattlesnake country– shadows of storm clouds darken the foothills by Billie Wilson (USA) Mariposa, #19, 2008  

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Daily Haiku: May 18, 2018

frozen trough I cup the warm breath of my horse     by Debbie Strange (Canada) First Place 7th Sharpening the Green Pencil Haiku Contest, 2018  

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