Category Archives: poetry

Haiku – A Sense of Place: THE SHORE

  seashore the sparkle of sun-polished pebbles © Martha Magenta   Troutswirl – The Haiku Foundation Blog July 11, 2018 Kathy Munro Ed. A Sense of Place: THE SHORE – sight https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/07/11/27603/ Advertisements

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Haiku – The Cicada’s Cry

  summer heat … a cherry tomato explodes in my mouth   © Martha Magenta The Cicada’s Cry: A Micro Zine of Haiku Poetry Summer 2018 http://www.thecicadascry.com

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Tanka – Red Lights

  coronation year – a monkey dances on the organ while mother shows me off in the street   the blackbird ends its song in the quiet afternoon I place violets on mother’s grave   © Martha Magenta Red Lights … Continue reading

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Haiku Canada

  flying out of a forgotten dream wren song   © Martha Magenta   Haiku Canada Members’ Anthology 2018 ISBN 978-0-920752-36-4 Previously published: World Haiku Review August 2017

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H. Gene Murtha Senryu Contest, 2018 Honorable Mention

  mammogram my shadow leads the way   © Martha Magenta   H. Gene Murtha Senryu Contest, 2018 Honorable Mention https://prunejuice.files.wordpress.com/2018/07/pj-25.pdf

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Haiku – Incense Dreams

  the rhythm of the baby’s heartbeat gibbous moon     fertility clinic the pond full of tadpoles     robin’s song awakening cherry blossoms   Incense Dreams Journal, Issue 2.2, July 2018 – theme of birth, rebirth, and awakening … Continue reading

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Senryu – Prune Juice

  psychologist exchanging my childhood for a better one   full flower moon . . . I watch his inner liberal grow   22 year-old-malt the relativity of age   © Martha Magenta Prune Juice Journal of Senryu, Kyoka, Haibun … Continue reading

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