Tag Archives: bird

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 – Blithe Spirit

  British summer time the sound of rain in the blackbird’s song   celandines my child-self comes out of the shadows   fingernail moon the peace between wars   © Martha Magenta Blithe Spirit Journal of the British Haiku Society … 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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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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Haiku – Stardust

  zip wire — a swift glides across the sky © Martha Magenta Stardust Haiku, issue 18, June 2018 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1nzDocoXJ1uGzFGaMX_Sqy7p1gatq5o4y/view

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Haiku Windows: window box

  window box a tiny bird skeleton among the leaves   © Martha Magenta   Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog, March 28, 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/03/28/haiku-windows-window-box/

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Haiku

rippling moon the plop of an otter in the pool robin’s egg on the ground fractured sky north wind her ashes find their way home © Martha Magenta Akitsu Quarterly Fall 2017 http://www.wildgraces.com/Akitsu-Quarterly.html

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