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Senryu – Prune Juice

  ecology lesson children make trees from paper   rigor mortis still obstinate after death   deregulation my handwriting leans further to the left   Prune Juice, A Journal of Senryu, Kyoka, Haibun and Haiga, issue 26, November 2018 https://prunejuice.files.wordpress.com/2018/11/pj-26.pdfContinue reading

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Haiku – cattails

  house sparrow – death of a neighbour no one spoke to   cattails: The Official Journal of the United Haiku and Tanka Society, October 2018 http://cattailsjournal.com/issues/cattailsOct2018.pdf

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Monoku – FemkuMag

  mother’s suicide all the rage   FemkuMag, issue 4, September, 2018 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_7a90249160ad4bf3905db7a2ad4c325f.pdf

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Haiku – Bonsai

  ghost moon the wind rocks her empty chair   fluttering sparrow the last leaf falls to the ground   Bonsai, A Journal of Haiku and Other Small Poems, 5 October 2018 https://the13alphabet.files.wordpress.com/2018/10/bj-issue-02.pdf

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Senryu – Failed Haiku

  broken gate against the wall father drunk again     heads up through the sunroof emergency cesarean     nursing home her last cup of tea gone cold Martha Magenta   Failed Haiku – A Journal of Senryu, Volume … Continue reading

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Haiku – Sense of Place, Mountain – hearing

  Aberfan the silent cries of children   © Martha Magenta   Note: In memory of Aberfan disaster in S. Wales where colliery slag tipped on a mountain collapsed killing 116 children and 28 adults.   Sense of Place, Mountain … Continue reading

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Tanka – Frameless Sky

  dawn slips through the city on the river a chiffchaff brings the news of spring     shadows move through stones in shards of moonlight the jagged edges of truth between us     last relative – my roots … Continue reading

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