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Haiku in the Workplace: Miscommunication

  deep freeze — my words taken the wrong way   — Martha Magenta   Haiku in the Workplace: Miscommunication The Haiku Foundation November 22, 2017 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/11/22/haiku-in-the-workplace-miscommunication/ Advertisements

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Senryu

  coins in the well the depth of my desire   fireside mystery she reads it again for the first time   second-hand shopping I catch my reflection in a window   © Martha Magenta Prune Juice, A Journal of … Continue reading

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Senryu

  vanishing species the things we did before the internet   supermoon— neighbour in the window stripped to the waist     pub scrimmage Shirley Bassey songs from memory     brexit he tells me to make my own coffee … Continue reading

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Senryu

  melancholy thistle the heartache in mother’s song   builders’ butt rain seeps to the bottom of the gulley   mosquito the comments I get on social media   potholes she fills every silence with her advice   driving on … Continue reading

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Haiku

  wolf moon yesterday’s shadows dog my steps Chinese Translation (Traditional) 狼月 昨天的陰影 仍尾隨我 Chinese Translation (Simplified) 狼月 昨天的阴影 仍尾随我 Butterfly Dream Anthology, NeverEnding Story http://neverendingstoryhaikutanka.blogspot.co.uk/ Previously published: Failed Haiku Senryu Journal, September 1 2016

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Senryu

    blind date . . . he says I am perfect   guilty pleasure— the sidelong glance of her parrot   conversation at the family dinner— quicksand   writer’s block the paper gives me a blank stare   fickle … Continue reading

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Senryu

    biopsy the alien in me © Martha Magenta PRUNE JUICE Journal of Senryu, Kyoka, Haibun & Haiga, Issue 22, July, 2017 https://prunejuice.files.wordpress.com/2017/07/pj-22-pdf3.pdf

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