Tag Archives: rain

Senryu – Failed Haiku

  Santa Claus a girl takes sweets from a stranger   slanting rain I try to get a word in edgeways   spilled gravy he talks over me at dinner   polling day the snowman leans to the left   … Continue reading

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Haiku – Sidewalk sounds

  pouring rain a crow’s caw soaks into my ears   A Sense of Place – Sidewalk sounds, 5 December. 2018 Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/12/05/a-sense-of-place-city-sidewalk-hearing/?fbclid=IwAR39mfTDB5skrLKHn2Cdgjs6AfTG328Csil3HpXB8OlU_MmFBYZHcO5qMEA

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One Man’s Maple Moon: Raindrops Tanka

English Original   raindrops inch their way down the pane joining and separating our lives   First published: Frameless Sky, June 2017   Martha Magenta   Chinese Translation (Traditional) 雨滴 一步一步地 朝向窗格下方趨近 加入和分隔 我們的生活   Chinese Translation (Simplified) 雨滴 一步一步地 … Continue reading

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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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Haiku – Stardust

flower festival the opening of umbrellas   © Martha Magenta   Stardust Issue 19, July 2018 https://drive.google.com/file/d/15GPPZFaNW8V7wQjUloXYGQhmJfzKdipP/view

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Haiku – Presence

  whispering rain the scratch of a pen in the reading room     fresh violets a child practices her curtsy   Best-of-issue Award for ‘fresh violets’   Presence issue 61,  July 2018  ISSN 1366-5367 http://haikupresence.org/

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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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