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Tanka

  night chill . . . a blanket of lights blurs the horizon I sail the milky way to a distant dream   © Martha Magenta   Moonbathing, a Journal of Women’s Tanka https://tankanews.wordpress.com/2014/03/08/moonbathing/ Advertisements

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Haiku

  november fog the smell of smoke in the cat’s fur   © Martha Magenta hedgerow #122 (the winter print issue, 2017) https://hedgerowpoems.wordpress.com/the-print-issues/

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Haiku in the Workplace: The Career-Defining Interview

  critical job interview . . . through the open window blackbird’s song   — Martha Magenta   Haiku in the Workplace: The Career-Defining Interview Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog December 5, 2017 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/12/05/haiku-in-the-workplace-the-career-defining-interview/

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UHTS “Fleeting Words” Tanka Contest 2017 Honorable Mention

  thrashing windscreen wipers relentless mother scolds from the back seat   © Martha Magenta   UHTS “Fleeting Words” Tanka Contest 2017 Honorable Mention https://www.thehaikufoundation.org

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Tanka

  ghost orchid wandering phantom in moonlight your eerie glow draws me deeper into the woods   © Martha Magenta (after “The Ghost and the Giant” (2013) by Deborah LaFogg-Docherty) The British Haiku Society Members’ Anthology 2017, Ekphrasis ISBN 978-1-906333-08-9

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Haiku

  bruised apples— a tethered horse bites the bit   clarinet refrain a hat collects raindrops   summer storm the silent rising of the river   © Martha Magenta   Blithe Spirit Journal of The British Haiku Society, Vol 27, … Continue reading

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Haibun: Out on a Limb

  My parents warned me to stay away from the woods. There was an ogre in the woods, huge, old, and hairy, and he liked to eat children. I was climbing on a tree branch and noticed a strange old … Continue reading

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