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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 Advertisements

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Haiku – Presence

  whispering rain the scratch of a pen in the reading room     fresh violets a child practices her curtsy   © Martha Magenta   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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Earthrise Rolling Haiku Collaboration 2018

  river kingfisher a splash of blue in the cloud — Martha Magenta, 71st Basho Memorial English Haiku Contest, 2017 * robin’s egg on the ground fractured sky — Martha Magenta, Akitsu Quarterly Fall 2017 * summer solstice the sky … Continue reading

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Haiku in English and German

  lingering snow . . . my shadow shivers on the stream   verweilender Schnee … mein Schatten fröstelt auf dem Bach     scent of rain . . . gulls pull the clouds across the lake   Regengeruch … … Continue reading

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Tanka

  the pungent scent of autumn leaves . . . a vagrant takes a piss in the rain     crowds of people up and down the steps in silence I read Euridice on the subway wall     tendrils … Continue reading

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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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