Author Archives: marthamagenta

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. https://marthamagenta.com/

Haiku – Stardust

  balcony a geranium closer to the moon   Stardust Haiku, issue 23, November 20, 2018 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Z8kKH_fINvT-8Eim6Q507eTEV5cYbx68/view?fbclid=IwAR3phW9_hSUAqx1Aa8m1znSphFnIppuy5yEkkYV1I0uv7f5RO0sbDbkjTz8 Advertisements

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Haiku – Wild

  swirl of trout – a flash of rainbow on the river   Wild – The British Haiku Society Anthology 2018 ISBN: 978-1-906333-09-6

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Haiku – FemkuMag

  her trips to the botox clinic autumn leaves   forced rhubarb she married too young to know   FemkuMag: An e-zine of Women’s Haiku, issue 6, November 2018 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_2c7a0df8bf1043ccb2300dde714ecf4f.pdf?fbclid=her

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Haiku – Hiking trail – touch

  mullein a pony’s muzzle on my hand   A Sense of Place: Hiking trail – touch Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog, November 21, 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/11/21/a-sense-of-place-hiking-trail-touch/?fbclid=IwAR3ykroOxRbF2ndBfoY7m14FKNRYap1ASCIPA2D0AnXpzU6wZaHORDJMByQ

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Haiku – Hiking trail tastes

  hillside picnic a feast of autumn colours   A Sense of Place: Hiking trail – taste Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog, 14 November 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/11/14/a-sense-of-place-hiking-trail-taste/?fbclid=IwAR2dgO77osZFuYTyzVpdS4yoJXmjAFNP3Xs5JBpvZT_SSXcn9sQ76aB9b-g#.W-w4-gE4anA.facebook

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Haiku – Luca’s Lily Pad

  chill wind kids on bikes run over my shadow   Luca’s Lily Pad, 12 November, 2018    https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FMyHaikuPond%2Fposts%2F1967746199978559&width=500

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A Sense of Place, Hiking Trail Scents

  coastal hike the scent of heather on the hill   Editor’s comment: Here we are situated on a coast, where the humidity can help to carry scent – when I read this poem I am sure I can smell it… … Continue reading

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