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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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Tanka – Eucalypt

  bindweed slowly chokes the elderberry how your lies slowly stifled the love between us   Martha Magenta   Eucalypt: A Tanka Journal, May 2018 https://jthorndyke.files.wordpress.com/2017/02/eucalypt-order-form-2017.pdf

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One Man’s Maple Moon: Scent Tanka by Martha Magenta

  drawn to your scent I linger in your caress and wonder will I disappear if you stop dreaming me   © Martha Magenta   Previously published: The Bamboo Hut, Autumn 2016   Chinese Translation (Traditional)   受到你香味的吸引 我留連在你的愛撫之中 並想知道 假如你不再做夢了 … Continue reading

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Haiku

  first snow . . . I melt into your kiss   Martha Magenta   Stardust Haiki, issue 11, interaction between nature and love/ romance, February 2018 https://drive.google.com/file/d/16csW1N-r93Ru_8_5o3DKyOxKGNEOVJPb/view

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