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Haiku – Femkumag

  bindweed the longevity of words   little rituals counting the elephants in the room   fear of the dark he calls me witch   FemkuMag, Issue 15, August 2019 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_3ef2d753f3f6447c961c5b2e274a80ca.pdf?fbclid=IwAR1E9-4dTnHJ5l6RmYD-WiFrI1FpgGmBfdRdFj0zGndlH4D196jkQ8Egc6c

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Tanka – Frameless Sky Issue 10

  cold castle crypt— even the moon can’t reach the depths of my guilt and sorrow   the passionate cry of a stag awakens the forest . . . parts of me forever wild   vampire moon cloaked in clouds … Continue reading

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Haiku – Akitsu Quarterly

  mating fritillaries the entanglement of kites   dark woods the chirp of a cricket lost like me   Akitsu Quarterly, Summer 2019 http://www.wildgraces.com/Akitsu-Quarterly.html

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Family Values

  “Since then I’ve always thought that under rape in the dictionary it should tell the truth. It is not just forcible intercourse; rape means to inhabit and destroy everything.” Alice Sebold – ‘Lucky’   His-story is a global disease … Continue reading

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Haiku – Stardust

  moonless night a lappet moth taps on the window   Stardust Haiku Journal, Issue 24, December, 2018 https://drive.google.com/file/d/129opSmTfiWc0Y_OYAb5b20ewLLTtXeFL/view

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Haiku – Scrypic

  hidden behind her shades blackberry moon   I pick up my lost remains crab nebula   quarter moon I pick up my pieces   family home bruised apples in the cider   trembling leaf the sound of her name … Continue reading

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Tanka

  ghost orchid wandering phantom in moonlight your eerie glow draws me deeper into the woods   © Martha Magenta (after “The Ghost and the Giant” (2013) by Deborah LaFogg-Docherty) The British Haiku Society Members’ Anthology 2017, Ekphrasis ISBN 978-1-906333-08-9

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