Category Archives: poetry

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 Advertisements

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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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Senryu – Prune Juice

  ecology lesson children make trees from paper   rigor mortis still obstinate after death   deregulation my handwriting leans further to the left   Prune Juice, A Journal of Senryu, Kyoka, Haibun and Haiga, issue 26, November 2018 https://prunejuice.files.wordpress.com/2018/11/pj-26.pdf

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Senryu – Failed Haiku

  strawberry moon the builder’s butt sunburned   conkers his adam’s apple up and down   he bends over to pick a pumpkin harvest moon   expanding frontier he loosens his belt another notch   immortal the mosquito I killed … Continue reading

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My Haiku Pond Halloween Quickie Haiku Challenge

  Jack O’Lantern– the scarecrow gets a new head   First Place My Haiku Pond Halloween Quickie Haiku Challenge Oct 31, 2018 https://www.facebook.com/martha.magenta?sk=approve&highlight=1953870544699458&log_filter=review&queue_type=non_friends&notif_id=1541091818113146&notif_t=mention#_

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Haiku – Scrypic

  hidden behind her shades blackberry moon   I pick up my lost remains crab nebula   quarter moon I pick up my pieces   family home bruised apples in the cider   trembling leaf the sound of her name … Continue reading

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