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Tanka – Frameless Sky

  dawn slips through the city on the river a chiffchaff brings the news of spring     shadows move through stones in shards of moonlight the jagged edges of truth between us     last relative – my roots … Continue reading

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A Sense of Place: Mountain – sight

  purple mountain a dab of sunset left over   © Martha Magenta   A Sense of Place: MOUNTAIN – sight Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog, August 15, 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/08/15/a-sense-of-place-mountain-sight/

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Haiku – Time Haiku

  May day the warm eyes of a doe through buckthorn leaves   cherry blossoms the notes of an alto sax in the evening air   © Martha Magenta Time Haiku Issue 48, August 2018 https://www.facebook.com/TimeHaiku/?hc_ref=ARSMyz7pUihZVe65cVolAJSpCdO7xgn3xVp9U53QgvScuRt-VC5isEBHbIsyvXj2yEY&fref=nf&hc_location=group

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Starry Night – Butterfly Dream

  starry night the draught horse’s shoes spark on concrete   First published: The Heron’s Nest, 18:4, December 2016   Martha Magenta   Chinese Translation (Traditional) 星光燦爛的夜晚 一匹選秀馬的鐵蹄 在混凝土上激發火花 Chinese Translation (Simplified) 星光灿烂的夜晚 一匹选秀马的铁蹄 在混凝土上激发火花   NeverEnding Story, Butterfly Dream, August … Continue reading

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A Sense of Place: THE SHORE – touch

  pull of the tide – the slither of seaweed around my ankles   © Martha Magenta   A Sense of Place: THE SHORE – touch Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog, August 8, 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/08/08/a-sense-of-place-the-shore-touch/

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Haiku – Akitsu

  blackberry moon he sucks the tune from a blues harp   half moon … the folded wings of a white butterfly   seaside beer … a seagull’s wing dips into the foam   Akitsu Quarterly, Summer, 2018 http://www.wildgraces.com/Akitsu-Quarterly.html

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Senryu – Sonic Boom

  flat earth swinging on the edge of anything-can-happen tonight   globular cluster the craving for older gods   © Martha Magenta   Sonic Boom Journal issue 12, August 2018 http://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/61020d_ecefd8d856494feea0b07946ad8e7a3a.pdf

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