Tag Archives: Short Poems

Daily Haiku: Oct. 6, 2019

she says it’s a phase he’s going through autumn moon   by Barbara Tate (USA) Frogpond, 41:3, 2018

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A Classic Collection of Loss and Resilience: Deflection by Roberta Beary

I have about 5,000 books in my personal library, so it’s rare for me to take the time to re-read any of them. However, I keep coming back to “Deflection” by Roberta Beary, published in 2015. Back then, my curiosity … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 25, 2019

tasting the well in the water– summer stars   by Marjorie Buettner (USA) Honorable Mention Harold Henderson Memorial Haiku Contest, 2011

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 24, 2019

senryu Nonna’s temper rises kneading her words into the bread dough by Rita Yager (USA)

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 23, 2019

clearing storm sunlight through the wingtips of an emerald dove       by Vanessa Proctor (Australia) Windfall, Issue 5, 2017

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 17 through 22, 2019

Sandi Pray, a haikuist in the USA, is a great observer, and writes with heart and soul. Her haiku is accessible to everyone who reads it, and her delight in finding the haiku moment is infectious. We know her haiku … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Sept. 16, 2019

summer’s end– I bury my face in sun-dried laundry by Susan Antolin (USA) Mariposa, #37, 2017

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