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Haiku – Akitsu

  deep winter the emptiness of a tortoiseshell   hedgehog the deep sleep of winter trees   drifting moon the old horse’s whinny on the winter wind   Akitsu Quarterly, Winter 2018 Advertisements

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Haiku – Stardust

  balcony a geranium closer to the moon   Stardust Haiku, issue 23, November 20, 2018 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Z8kKH_fINvT-8Eim6Q507eTEV5cYbx68/view?fbclid=IwAR3phW9_hSUAqx1Aa8m1znSphFnIppuy5yEkkYV1I0uv7f5RO0sbDbkjTz8

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Senryu – Failed Haiku

  strawberry moon the builder’s butt sunburned   conkers his adam’s apple up and down   he bends over to pick a pumpkin harvest moon   expanding frontier he loosens his belt another notch   immortal the mosquito I killed … Continue reading

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Haiku – Scrypic

  hidden behind her shades blackberry moon   I pick up my lost remains crab nebula   quarter moon I pick up my pieces   family home bruised apples in the cider   trembling leaf the sound of her name … Continue reading

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72nd Basho Memorial Haiku Contest 2018, Honourable Mention

  path to the moon a snail on a signpost pauses   72nd Basho Memorial Haiku Contest 2018, Honourable Mention (The 72nd (Heisei 30th) Basho Okina Dedication Haiku Special) http://www.basho-bp.jp/?p=2206

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Haiku – Bonsai

  ghost moon the wind rocks her empty chair   fluttering sparrow the last leaf falls to the ground   Bonsai, A Journal of Haiku and Other Small Poems, 5 October 2018 https://the13alphabet.files.wordpress.com/2018/10/bj-issue-02.pdf

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Senryu – Failed Haiku

  hunter’s moon he captures a dinosaur on camera   chivalry he holds the door open for the wasp   toy dalek my childhood exterminated   British weather letting the culture soak in   french restaurant we ruminate on the … Continue reading

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