Tag Archives: Poets

Results are In: Your Favorite Writers

I’ve always believed that in order to be good writers, most people can’t limit themselves to one genre of writing. The more you practice diverse genres, the better you become at writing your favorite one. You pick up so many … Continue reading

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Writing Simply Is the Best Way to Write

Leonardo da Vinci said: Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. I think this especially applies to the simplicity, yet often sophistication of haiku and senryu. In my book, Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All, I try to stress this … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 8, 2017

the scent of rain birdsong stretches as far as Mars     by Alan Summers  (UK) Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum  (Japan) Selected Haiku Collection, 2017

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Daily Haiku: Oct. 3, 2017

foggy cliff I step into the unknown   by Tiffany Shaw-Diaz (USA) Akitsu Quarterly, Fall 2017  

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 18, 2017

first frost I give a beggar nothing   by Anna Maris  (Sweden) Frogpond, 38:2, 2015

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 1, 2017

cicada song the sleeping bag’s long zipper   by Agnes Eva Savich (USA) The Heron’s Nest, Vol. VII, No. 3, 2005        

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Daily Haiku: Aug. 31, 2017

Indian paintbrush a car full of laughter streaks by by Gabriel Bates (USA) Frogpond, Vol. 40:2, 2017  

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