Category Archives: poetry

Senryu

  eggshells the therapist’s wobbly heels   her wet tee shirt rock limpets   white wedding— the bride shrouded in a cloud of doubt   détente— a storm blows down my neighbour’s fence   aurora borealis crème de menthe on … Continue reading

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Senryu

  dwindling river grandmother knits by touch   © Martha Magenta Frogpond Journal 40:1 May, 2017 http://www.hsa-haiku.org/frogpond/aboutfrogpond.html

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Seeds of Love

  I watch you stir from dreams this early morn, just as the warming rays of sunshine dawn. You spread your arms, eager to embrace. I plant a kiss upon your lovely face. Then, rising with the wind, our hearts … Continue reading

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Haiku

  white sky— the empty space for thoughts     bluebird song— hiding in the grass an iris     open daffodils— a little girl twirls her yellow dress   – Martha Magenta   brass bell May 1, 2017 http://brassbellhaiku.blogspot.co.uk/

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Haiku

estranged mother . . . the river still flows under the ice   EarthRise Rolling Haiku Collaboration April 19, 2017   Reconciliation   https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/earthrise/earthrise2017.pdf

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Haiku

road rage a fly’s frantic buzzing on the windscreen FreeXpresSion, August 2016 Martha Magenta Chinese Translation (Traditional) 公路上發怒 一隻蒼蠅在擋風玻璃上 瘋狂地嗡嗡作響 Chinese Translation (Simplified) 公路上发怒 一只苍蝇在挡风玻璃上 疯狂地嗡嗡作响   NeverEnding Story First English-Chinese Bilingual Haiku and Tanka Blog http://neverendingstoryhaikutanka.blogspot.co.uk/2017/04/butterfly-dream-road-rage-haiku-by.html April 20, 2017

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Senryu

  closet skeleton I agree to remember it her way   steamy subway I lean away from an armpit   coffee date I learn his life history in an hour   skinny dipping– a beaver moon bathes in the sea   bikini girl – he pulls in his beer gut   Failed Haiku Journal of Senryu April 2017 http://www.haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue16.pdf

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