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Tanka

  the pungent scent of autumn leaves . . . a vagrant takes a piss in the rain     crowds of people up and down the steps in silence I read Euridice on the subway wall     tendrils … Continue reading

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Haiku

  campfire sparks– our shadows touch behind us   autumn sunrise . . . golden chrysanthemums for the cat’s grave   © Martha Magenta Asahi Haikuist Network / David McMurray, December 1, 2017 http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201712010004.html

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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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They Gave Us Life Anthology

  scent of lilac . . . my mother’s photo her eyes my eyes ~ Martha Magenta   estranged mother . . . the river still flows under the ice ~ Martha Magenta, EarthRise Rolling Haiku Collaboration, 2017; Reconciliation   … Continue reading

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Tanka

  you left silently while I slept following the moon path to a cold gray winter your pillow still warm next to mine © Martha Magenta The Zen Space Autumn 2017 Showcase https://thezenspace.wordpress.com/experience/autumn-2017-showcase/

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Tanka

  he helped me reach the high shelves yesterday he sat on my shoulders to watch the bands © Martha Magenta Ribbons: Spring/Summer 2017: Vol. 13, No. 2 Tanka Society Of America http://www.lulu.com/shop/tanka-society-of-america/ribbons-springsummer-2017-vol-13-no-2/paperback/product-23218655.html

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Tanka

  the jasmine spreads over the garden with abandon my hair unfurls unrestrained on your pillow without you The Bamboo Hut Autumn 2016   I try to put the words of the wind in my poem this windswept place reminds … Continue reading

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