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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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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 in the Workplace: The Career-Defining Interview

  critical job interview . . . through the open window blackbird’s song   — Martha Magenta   Haiku in the Workplace: The Career-Defining Interview Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog December 5, 2017 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/12/05/haiku-in-the-workplace-the-career-defining-interview/

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