Tag Archives: dream

Haiku – Chrysanthemum

  holding on to last night’s dream day moon     hält fest am Traum der letzten Nacht Tagesmond     late summer heat the cat stretches its shadow   Spätsommerhitze die Katze dehnt ihren Schatten   Chrysanthemum October 2018 … Continue reading

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Haiku Canada

  flying out of a forgotten dream wren song   © Martha Magenta   Haiku Canada Members’ Anthology 2018 ISBN 978-0-920752-36-4 Previously published: World Haiku Review August 2017

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Haibun – Decoy

  Decoy   I found a maggot, the size of a cat, on the kitchen floor. It mimicked a cat, grew ears and whiskers and rubbed against my hand affectionately. But I could still see the rings around its furless … Continue reading

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Earthrise Rolling Haiku Collaboration 2018

  river kingfisher a splash of blue in the cloud — Martha Magenta, 71st Basho Memorial English Haiku Contest, 2017 * robin’s egg on the ground fractured sky — Martha Magenta, Akitsu Quarterly Fall 2017 * summer solstice the sky … Continue reading

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One Man’s Maple Moon: Scent Tanka by Martha Magenta

  drawn to your scent I linger in your caress and wonder will I disappear if you stop dreaming me   © Martha Magenta   Previously published: The Bamboo Hut, Autumn 2016   Chinese Translation (Traditional)   受到你香味的吸引 我留連在你的愛撫之中 並想知道 假如你不再做夢了 … Continue reading

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Tanka

  night chill . . . a blanket of lights blurs the horizon I sail the milky way to a distant dream   © Martha Magenta   Moonbathing, a Journal of Women’s Tanka https://tankanews.wordpress.com/2014/03/08/moonbathing/

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Haiku

  spider silk— the pirouette of a chrysalis   flying out of a forgotten dream wren song   birdsong before the earth falls silent   © Martha Magenta World Haiku Review August 2017 https://sites.google.com/site/worldhaikureview2/august-2017/shintai-haiku

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