Tag Archives: Martha Magenta

Haiku

  still pool … an otter dives into itself   stiller Teich … ein Otter taucht in sein Selbst     silent snow father’s untold secrets   Schneestille Vaters unausgesprochene Geheimnisse     halo moon the heavy heads of sunflowers … Continue reading

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71st Basho Memorial English Haiku Contest Honourable Mention

  river kingfisher a splash of blue in the cloud © Martha Magenta http://www.basho-bp.jp/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/29_eigo.pdf

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Haiku

  churchyard lichen the living and dead in symbiosis   © Martha Magenta Cattails – the journal of the United Haiku & Tanka Society October, 2017 http://www.cattailsjournal.com/issues/cattails_final_Oct2017.pdf with Editor’s Choice and commentary: “Martha Magenta’s haiku balances many things and the … Continue reading

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Haiku

  magnolia petal moon her last days pass so quickly © Martha Magenta haikuniverse  October 4, 2017 https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?shva=1#inbox/15ee88de006d5b2b  

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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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Senryu

  melancholy thistle the heartache in mother’s song   builders’ butt rain seeps to the bottom of the gulley   mosquito the comments I get on social media   potholes she fills every silence with her advice   driving on … Continue reading

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The Wonder Code Haiku

    I am honoured to have one of my haiku selected for publication in Scott Mason’s book The Wonder Code   starry night the draught horse’s shoes spark on concrete http://thewondercode.com/ [First published in The Heron’s Nest Vol. XVIII, … Continue reading

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