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Tanka – Eucalypt

  Japanese maple spreads elegant hands in the arboretum we walk in peace on a red carpet Martha Magenta   Eucalypt: A Tanka Journal, issue 23 November 2017 https://jthorndyke.files.wordpress.com/2017/02/eucalypt-order-form-2017.pdf Advertisements

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Haibun: Take My Lips

  I’m in Acker Bilk country, Pensford, Somerset. I’m freewheeling downhill on my bike, high on adrenalin, rapidly accelerating, and approaching a bend in the road and a brick wall. Acker Bilk’s house is on the right – but which … Continue reading

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Earthrise Rolling Haiku Collaboration 2018

  river kingfisher a splash of blue in the cloud — Martha Magenta, 71st Basho Memorial English Haiku Contest, 2017 * robin’s egg on the ground fractured sky — Martha Magenta, Akitsu Quarterly Fall 2017 * summer solstice the sky … Continue reading

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Caribbean Kigo Kukai, pocket theme

  I am pleased that my haiku came second place in the Caribbean Kigo Kukai, pocket theme.   deep autumn the scent of dried lavender in her apron pocket   Martha Magenta   Second Place Caribbean Kigo Kukai, Thursday, April 26, … Continue reading

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Tanka

  the pungent scent of autumn leaves . . . a vagrant takes a piss in the rain     crowds of people up and down the steps in silence I read Euridice on the subway wall     tendrils … Continue reading

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Haiku

  campfire sparks– our shadows touch behind us   autumn sunrise . . . golden chrysanthemums for the cat’s grave   © Martha Magenta Asahi Haikuist Network / David McMurray, December 1, 2017 http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201712010004.html

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Tanka

  you left silently while I slept following the moon path to a cold gray winter your pillow still warm next to mine © Martha Magenta The Zen Space Autumn 2017 Showcase https://thezenspace.wordpress.com/experience/autumn-2017-showcase/

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