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Haiku – Sidewalk sounds

  pouring rain a crow’s caw soaks into my ears   A Sense of Place – Sidewalk sounds, 5 December. 2018 Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/12/05/a-sense-of-place-city-sidewalk-hearing/?fbclid=IwAR39mfTDB5skrLKHn2Cdgjs6AfTG328Csil3HpXB8OlU_MmFBYZHcO5qMEA Advertisements

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A Sense of Place – sidewalk sights

  black friday a crow gorges on thrown-away fries Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog A Sense of Place, sidewalk sights November 28, 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/11/28/a-sense-of-place-city-sidewalk-sight/?fbclid=IwAR1rMRZQypkzK1U3Vhkyove-O32voTnTyRaPuDhw6b8eRMcSP_F6IHSA0Y4

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Haiku – Luca’s Lily Pad

  tarot reading the chattering of magpies . Martha Magenta . Luca Cenisi’s Comment: This haiku strikes for its incisive juxtaposition between the two parts. There’s no cutting mark (kireji 切れ字); still, the switch from a deeply human (and esoteric) … Continue reading

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Haiku – Blithe Spirit

  sundial a crow points to twilight   last thaw an empty snail shell under my foot   a blackbird flits around the cat’s fixation   Blithe Spirit, Journal of the British Haiku Society, Vol 28 number 3, August 2018, … Continue reading

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Haiku – A Sense of Place: THE SHORE – SMELL

  scent of the sea a gull shifts the wind in its wings   © Martha Magenta   A Sense of Place: THE SHORE – SMELL Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/07/25/a-sense-of-place-the-shore-smell/

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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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