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Senryu – Failed Haiku

  broken gate against the wall father drunk again     heads up through the sunroof emergency cesarean     nursing home her last cup of tea gone cold Martha Magenta   Failed Haiku – A Journal of Senryu, Volume … Continue reading

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Senryu – Sonic Boom

  flat earth swinging on the edge of anything-can-happen tonight   globular cluster the craving for older gods   © Martha Magenta   Sonic Boom Journal issue 12, August 2018 http://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/61020d_ecefd8d856494feea0b07946ad8e7a3a.pdf

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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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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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Haiku – Frogpond

  hard border both sides the same moon   Frogpond 41.2 2018

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Haibun – Decoy

  Decoy   I found a maggot, the size of a cat, on the kitchen floor. It mimicked a cat, grew ears and whiskers and rubbed against my hand affectionately. But I could still see the rings around its furless … Continue reading

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Senryu

  (rarer than) hen’s teeth whatever-this-is between us     honest salesman— the transparency of a jellyfish   © Martha Magenta   Sonic Boom Journal, Issue 11, April 2018 http://sonicboomjournal.wixsite.com/sonicboom/about-c10fk

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