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Haiku – FemkuMag

  remembrance of mother’s touch . . . peony petals   baroque pearls he lists my imperfections   FemkuMag, An e-zine of Women’s Haiku, January 2019, Issue 8 https://femkumag.wixsite.com/femkumag?fbclid=IwAR1sQssMSrF7i0j0CF1AuLJq4igBcVZzZ0DCrjpqdKYLXAqvoOLAKpQtp-I https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_63db9095f89b4fcf8f97ec0681ea3b57.pdf Advertisements

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Tanka – Luca’s Lily Pad

  two otters float across the moon holding hands on the bridge we watch the world flow by   Commentary: A tanka 短歌 (‘short poem’) with a classic and timeless aftertaste focused on love (ai 愛), the main theme of … Continue reading

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Haiku – FemkuMag

  honeydew – the sweetness of my other half   after sex he tells me I’m a whore   FemkuMag, issue five October 2018 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_0a708a608d61429aa9d59215e456afa4.pdf https://femkumag.wixsite.com/femkumag?fbclid=IwAR31ToeZW962USeikdl9LwDuoxKoA9n-LTtcTOgMapCg2bEp93ib9WcpPQo

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One Man’s Maple Moon: Raindrops Tanka

English Original   raindrops inch their way down the pane joining and separating our lives   First published: Frameless Sky, June 2017   Martha Magenta   Chinese Translation (Traditional) 雨滴 一步一步地 朝向窗格下方趨近 加入和分隔 我們的生活   Chinese Translation (Simplified) 雨滴 一步一步地 … 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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THE SHORE – the sense of taste

  sea kelp the taste of salt in your hair   © Martha Magenta   THE SHORE – the sense of taste Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog August 1, 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/08/01/a-sense-of-place-the-shore-taste/

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Tanka – Moonbathing

  the pebbles I throw into the lake sink without a ripple his cold words fall into silence   © Martha Magenta   Moonbathing – a journal of women’s tanka, Issue 18, Spring/Summer 2018

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