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Haiku Dialogue – a hand-me-down toy

  the warm gaze of an old brown bear . . . Grandma’s kindness   Haiku Dialogue – a hand-me-down toy Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog 17 April 2019 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2019/04/17/haiku-dialogue-whats-at-hand-week-12/?fbclid=IwAR0_Pzs-rpbrMJpu0fdHHkf3es7cM9WvLiHHuxSY-oTeiGvHE4LkIxIISh4 Advertisements

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Sharpening The Green Pencil Haiku Contest 2019

  sea breeze… I breathe in your accent   Commentary by Jim Kacian:   Everything about this poem is charming: who does not welcome a sea breeze? And what is so winsome as a foreign accent (at least when we … Continue reading

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Family Values

  “Since then I’ve always thought that under rape in the dictionary it should tell the truth. It is not just forcible intercourse; rape means to inhabit and destroy everything.” Alice Sebold – ‘Lucky’   His-story is a global disease … Continue reading

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Abandon Tanka

  English Original   the jasmine spreads over the garden with abandon my hair unfurls unrestrained on your pillow without you   The Bamboo Hut, Autumn 2016   Chinese Translation (Traditional)   廢棄的花園裡 隨處都是茉莉花 你不在 在你的枕頭上我的頭髮 無拘無束地攤開   Chinese Translation … Continue reading

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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

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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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