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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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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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Body Haiku

    city zoo trip a mother’s hair clutched in a tiny hand   snipping baby’s toenails . . . cherry blossoms   bloodroot . . . my ankle veins begin to surface © Martha Magenta brass bell: a haiku … Continue reading

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Haiku

  autumn crows the sepia faces in her album   © Martha Magenta   Wild Plum – a haiku journal 3:2 Fall & Winter 2017 https://wildplumhaiku.wordpress.com/current-issue/ https://wildplumhaiku.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/wp-3-2.pdf

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