Senryu – Failed Haiku

 

hunter’s moon
he captures a dinosaur
on camera

 
chivalry
he holds the door open
for the wasp

 
toy dalek
my childhood
exterminated

 
British weather
letting the culture
soak in

 
french restaurant
we ruminate on
the menu

 

Failed Haiku, A Journal of English Senryu Vol 3, issue 34, December 1, 2018
http://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue34.pdf

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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