Monthly Archives: August 2018

Haiku – hedgerow

  school’s out— the screeching of swifts   Martha Magenta   hedgerow #124: a journal of small poems https://www.amazon.de/hedgerow-124-journal-small-poems/dp/1725894262 Advertisements

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10th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum English Haiku Contest

  shimmering lake a swan in and out of the moon   birdbath a thousand rainbows in the morning sun   © Martha Magenta   10th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum English Haiku Contest Selected Haiku Submissions Collection http://samidare.jp/basho/box/10th%20yamadera%20bash_%20memorial%20museum%20english%20haiku%20contest%20submissions%20collection%20pdf.pdf

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Haiku – A Sense of Place: Mountain – smell

  mountain sunset the scent of wild chamomile under my feet   © Martha Magenta   A Sense of Place: Mountain – smell Troutswirl The Haiku Foundation Blog, August 29, 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/08/29/a-sense-of-place-mountain-smell/

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Haiku – Sense of Place, Mountain – hearing

  Aberfan the silent cries of children   © Martha Magenta   Note: In memory of Aberfan disaster in S. Wales where colliery slag tipped on a mountain collapsed killing 116 children and 28 adults.   Sense of Place, Mountain … Continue reading

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Haiku – #Femku

  black hole a star disappears in a bruise   menopause I save an egg for my rebirth   © Martha Magenta   #FemkuMag – An e-zine of Women’s Haiku issue 3 August 2018 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_3b9b71080f75469a9d28a3a3f02ed396.pdf

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Tanka – Frameless Sky

  dawn slips through the city on the river a chiffchaff brings the news of spring     shadows move through stones in shards of moonlight the jagged edges of truth between us     last relative – my roots … Continue reading

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A Sense of Place: Mountain – sight

  purple mountain a dab of sunset left over   © Martha Magenta   A Sense of Place: MOUNTAIN – sight Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog, August 15, 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/08/15/a-sense-of-place-mountain-sight/

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