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Haiku – Failed Haiku

  family reunion I add hot spices to the mulled wine     foreign map the taxi driver’s prominent veins     heatwave the uber driver says my street is cool     Easter egg I gaze into a vacuum … Continue reading

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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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