Tag Archives: poems

Daily Haiku: Aug. 1, 2021

why didn’t Isee it sooner–full autumn moon                                                                   … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Radhamani Sarma

In search  of by Radhamani Sarma Not a beetle hiding beneath  a slender bunch of nodding  grass, nor drawing pencil lost a while ago, nor a tiny tea cup blown by  speedy wind nor even a  mask yearning for a  … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: July 6, 2021

morning has broken chirping birds on branches the voice of mama     by Lisbeth Ho (Indonesia) Haiku Dialogue, June 16, 2021  

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Free Verse by Jackie Chou

reflections todaythe sum of things slowly dissolvesas I, in sunshades, sit on a shorenot functioning up to parI have lost the sparkthe ocean waves crash againstmy outstretched feettouching my toesI feel myself sink into the golden sanduntil I am no … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 31, 2021

senryu riverfront tavern patrons stand at the bar in wading boots   by John J. Dunphy (USA) Asahi Haikuist Network, July 31, 2020

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Poem by Maureen Weldon

AND I DON’T KNOW WHY Somehow I’ve ended up here and I don’t know why I’ve ended up here but I’ve ended up here.   Somehow I met you and I know how that was meeting you.   I crossed … Continue reading

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Poem by Robert Mucci

Memorial Day Every year in the month of May We celebrate Memorial Day, Honoring all those who’ve  fallen: Husbands, Fathers, Mothers, Daughters, Sons and Wives, All of whom heard freedom’s cries All of whom heard freedom calling, and Answered bravely … Continue reading

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Poem by Ellen Grace Olinger

new green leaveson trees that knew the colorsof dramatic autumn in silence sometimesand in small ways new dreams grow   by Ellen Grace Olinger (USA) https://ellenolinger.wordpress.com/  

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Daily Haiku: May 14, 2021

a hermit died in those woods: noonday pond       by Mike Dillon (USA) Modern Haiku, Vol. 45:2, Summer 2014

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Free Verse by Guy Stephenson

Veldtschoen A big fat sonorous word, it intrigued my ten year old mind. The bumpy leather, the clumpy soles the ring of the heels on our flagged kitchen floor. The very impressive weight of them and knowing how much they … Continue reading

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