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Autumn Moon Haiku Contest 2019

  ripening haws the robin changes its song   Honorable mention, Autumn Moon Haiku Contest 2019 https://www.autumnmoonhaiku.com/?fbclid=IwAR0Srl5CfNr8yTcZOFpl8N8KT62lSm-Dxt66qT4CSi7UKllk0Ec8F1wKefU

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Birdsong Before the Earth Falls Silent: A Collection of Haiku and Tanka

  I am pleased to announce the publication of my first book of haiku and tanka, Birdsong Before the Earth Falls Silent: A Collection of Haiku and Tanka Description:   A collection of sixty-three avian themed haiku and tanka by … Continue reading

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Haiku – Blithe Spirit

  laughing gulls the wind pushes me into the sea     river moon the silent lights of a narrow boat     moth dust a smudge of moon through drifting clouds   Blithe Spirit vol 29 number 3 August … Continue reading

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Haiku – Presence

  dunnock’s eggs a gunshot cracks the sky     spring dawn drizzle opens a blue iris     no more waiting for him to keep his promise last plum blossom     Presence Haiku Journal, issue 64 Summer 2019 … Continue reading

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Haiku – Frogpond

  white villas perched at the cliff edge screaming gulls   Frogpond Journal of the Haiku, Spring-Summer issue 42.2, 2019 http://www.hsa-haiku.org/frogpond/

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Poets Salon – Wild

It’s an honour to see my haiku and tanka featured in Poets Salon with the theme Wild, along with some great poets.   incoming tide the eager thrust of a seagull’s wings Ο slow river daffodils nod at a passing … Continue reading

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Haiku Dialogue – a broken shell

  broken sky the mosaic pattern of a dunnock’s egg   Haiku Dialogue – a broken shell   Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation blog 19 June 2019   https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2019/06/19/haiku-dialogue-whats-at-hand-week-21/?fbclid=IwAR3y2JFAgtMdFOJDYVbltRONMTtT12R5A9-ox9wfBNdZ7nw0k7vUzJwr6tg

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