Tag Archives: Poetry

Daily Haiku: May 11, 2021

locusts weave every grandpa story hip-high bluestem   by Mary Jo Balistreri (USA) Bundled Wildflowers Haiku Society of America 2020 Members’ Anthology

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Daily Haiku: May 10, 2021

fall sunshine the copier warms up in the library   by Lenard D. Moore (USA) Modern Haiku, 42:1, Winter-Spring 2011

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Haiku Special: May 8, 2021–New Book by Philomene Kocher and Marco Fraticelli!

Have you ever heard of “septenga”? A septenga is haiku– a sequence of seven links, starting with a three-liner, followed by two, and ending with a three-liner. (3-2-3-2-3-2-3). The poem contains a theme that unites the seven links, and it … Continue reading

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Poem by Karen Harvey (North Wales)

Missing i. Frantically he searched their hotel room but he couldn’t find her even though the door was locked on the inside.   He ran out onto the balcony peering through the darkness at the next, wondering if she had … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: May 4, 2021

8 seconds . . . the bull rider opens a hand to the sky       by Chad Lee Robinson (USA) Haiku in English: The First Hundred Years, 2013  

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Poem by Larry Janowski (USA)

Religious Poem by Larry Janowski I hear you secretly groaning, Jesus Christ— not religion! Well, yes, but not a sermon in poem’s clothes, but the thick Latin root of religion, the lig of it — as in ligament, tough stuff … Continue reading

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Calling All Poets! Read Your Poetry at the Global Open Mic

Thank you so much to all those who attended “Write and Publish Great Poetry,” my global Zoom workshop last Sunday. It was sponsored by the Winnetka (IL) Public Library, just outside of Chicago–USA. I am grateful to the Library for … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: April 24, 2021

attic mice building a nest from his love letters       by Carol Raisfeld (USA) Rattled haiku, 2020  

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Daily Haiku: April 22, 2021

this divorce                                        gutting the pumpkinseed by seed         by Susan Burch (USA) First Place International Haiku Contest (Theme of the Gourds 2020)

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Almost All 99 Seats Taken for This Free Workshop

Hurry and Register! Charlotte Digregorio will give a free ZOOM poetry workshop, sponsored by the Winnetka (IL) Public Library. “Write & Publish Great Poetry” is slated for Sunday, April 18, 2 to 3:30 p.m. (Chicago-USA Time). For information and registration, … Continue reading

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