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Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Invitational Haiku Contest 2018

  the opening of peace talks . . . cherry blossoms   Honourable Mention Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Invitational Haiku Contest 2018 https://www.vcbf.ca/haiku-invitational/winning-haiku/2018-winning-haiku?fbclid=IwAR2UQwmQc32J3hA43YzzNVxPLoa7qkhxQE0hTnM7qJ9KNzUkhNIaiorF-ac   Advertisements

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Haiku – Blithe Spirit

  British summer time the sound of rain in the blackbird’s song   celandines my child-self comes out of the shadows   fingernail moon the peace between wars   © Martha Magenta Blithe Spirit Journal of the British Haiku Society … Continue reading

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Tanka – Eucalypt

  Japanese maple spreads elegant hands in the arboretum we walk in peace on a red carpet Martha Magenta   Eucalypt: A Tanka Journal, issue 23 November 2017 https://jthorndyke.files.wordpress.com/2017/02/eucalypt-order-form-2017.pdf

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Tanka

  English Original training corps marking time with style blue mink stockings bomber jacket, skirt we made love not war © Martha Magenta Chinese Translation (Traditional) 訓練團隊 使用不同風格來標示年代 藍色水貂絲襪 轟炸員外套,裙子 我們做愛不作戰 Chinese Translation (Simplified) 训练团队 使用不同风格来标示年代 蓝色水貂丝袜 轰炸员外套,裙子 我们做爱不作战 One … Continue reading

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Tanka

  the jasmine spreads over the garden with abandon my hair unfurls unrestrained on your pillow without you The Bamboo Hut Autumn 2016   I try to put the words of the wind in my poem this windswept place reminds … Continue reading

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Haiku

  summer silence the dunk of an otter breaks the surface © Martha Magenta     Haiku Commentary May 17, 2016 https://haikucommentary.wordpress.com/2016/05/17/martha-magentas-summer-silence/    

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Haiku

estranged mother . . . the river still flows under the ice   EarthRise Rolling Haiku Collaboration April 19, 2017   Reconciliation   https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/earthrise/earthrise2017.pdf

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