Senryu – Failed Haiku

 

broken gate
against the wall
father drunk again

 

 
heads up
through the sunroof
emergency cesarean

 

 
nursing home
her last cup of tea
gone cold
Martha Magenta

 

Failed Haiku – A Journal of Senryu, Volume 3, Issue 33 September 1, 2018
http://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue33.pdf

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About Martha Magenta

Martha Magenta is an award-winning haiku poet living in Bristol, England, UK. She has a passion for herbalism, gardening, veganism, animal rights, Earth and the environment. She has worked for ActionAid, and Friends of the Earth. Her poetry, haiku, haibun, senryu, and tanka have appeared in many journals, magazines, and anthologies. She was awarded first, second and third prizes and Honourable Mentions in contests for haiku, tanka and haibun in 2017 - 2019. She is listed on The European Top 100 haiku authors, 2017 and 2018. She collects her published work on a blog: https://marthamagenta.com/
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