Senryu – Failed Haiku

 
campsite rules:
don’t
without authorisation

 

 

all alone . . .
the last
chocolate

 

 

cancer ward
the nurses break
for a cigarette

 

 
pantomime
taking a bow
in Parliament

 

 
supermarket herbs
my urge to water
the basil

 

 
Failed Haiku, A Journal of Engish Senryu Vol 4, issue 39 March 2019
http://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue39.pdf

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About marthamagenta

Martha Magenta is an award-winning haiku poet living in South West 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 a number of journals, magazines, and anthologies. She was awarded 2nd and 3rd prizes and Honourable Mentions in contests for haiku, tanka and haibun in 2017/2018. 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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1 Response to Senryu – Failed Haiku

  1. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:
    #Haiku Happenings #4: Martha Magenta’s latest #senryu appear in Failed Haiku!

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