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Senryu – Failed Haiku

  campsite rules: don’t without authorisation     all alone . . . the last chocolate     cancer ward the nurses break for a cigarette     pantomime taking a bow in Parliament     supermarket herbs my urge … Continue reading

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  pond algae he rejects my green tea     man from Mars he sees something rude in my doodle     air kissing— a politician says we are all human     passing gas the relief of anonymity   … Continue reading

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Senryu – Failed Haiku

  Santa Claus a girl takes sweets from a stranger   slanting rain I try to get a word in edgeways   spilled gravy he talks over me at dinner   polling day the snowman leans to the left   … Continue reading

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Haiga – scuttlebutt

  failed haiku – A Journal of English Senryu Volume 3, Issue 36, December 1, 2018 https://haikuhut.com/FailedHaikuIssue36.pdf?fbclid=IwAR0GHX9vwoaZXBLdX2wvKt_Yq4MosNcOhc_F0ZLVTxJIv8gy5sQL4YmQjiI

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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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Senryu

  Alzheimer’s— a balloon on a stick says get well soon   lost voice – the doctor searches with a camera   silver slipper moon— I fail to fit his image of me   #shithole my neighbour builds a higher … Continue reading

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Senryu

  vanishing species the things we did before the internet   supermoon— neighbour in the window stripped to the waist     pub scrimmage Shirley Bassey songs from memory     brexit he tells me to make my own coffee … Continue reading

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