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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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Senryu – Sonic Boom

  flat earth swinging on the edge of anything-can-happen tonight   globular cluster the craving for older gods   © Martha Magenta   Sonic Boom Journal issue 12, August 2018 http://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/61020d_ecefd8d856494feea0b07946ad8e7a3a.pdf

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Senryu

  (rarer than) hen’s teeth whatever-this-is between us     honest salesman— the transparency of a jellyfish   © Martha Magenta   Sonic Boom Journal, Issue 11, April 2018 http://sonicboomjournal.wixsite.com/sonicboom/about-c10fk

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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

  coins in the well the depth of my desire   fireside mystery she reads it again for the first time   second-hand shopping I catch my reflection in a window   © Martha Magenta Prune Juice, A Journal of … 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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Haiku in the Workplace: The New Boss

  central expansion . . . the new boss loosens his belt   — Martha Magenta   Haiku in the Workplace: The New Boss Troutswirl: The Haiku Foundation blog November 1, 2017 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/11/01/haiku-in-the-workplace-the-new-boss/

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