wild child
she drags her doll
by its hair

wild columbine—
he hurriedly deletes
his messages

the journey
on the migrant’s face
road map

you really know how to pick ’em
father says

zen paper it’s not writer’s block

shooting stars vasectomy failure


© Martha Magenta
Failed Haiku Journal of Senryu June 2, 2017

About marthamagenta

Martha Magenta lives in Bristol, England, UK. Her haiku, haibun, senryu, and tanka have appeared in a number of journals, magazines, and anthologies. She was awarded Honourable Mentions for her haiku in The Fifth Annual Peggy Willis Lyles Haiku Awards, 2017, and the 71st Basho Memorial English Haiku Contest, 2017, and for her tanka in UHTS “Fleeting Words” Tanka Contest 2017. She is listed on The European Top 100 haiku authors, 2017.
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