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Haiku Dialogue – a hand-me-down toy

  the warm gaze of an old brown bear . . . Grandma’s kindness   Haiku Dialogue – a hand-me-down toy Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog 17 April 2019 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2019/04/17/haiku-dialogue-whats-at-hand-week-12/?fbclid=IwAR0_Pzs-rpbrMJpu0fdHHkf3es7cM9WvLiHHuxSY-oTeiGvHE4LkIxIISh4 Advertisements

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Haiku – Human/Kind

  fiddleheads no longer holding back my words   Human/Kind Journal, Issue 1.4 April 2019 https://gallery.mailchimp.com/4c3e75aab8b3253cd4f927765/files/5666a2c2-8d0c-4eb8-937a-ba58b94764f2/FINAL_HK_Issue_1.4.pdf

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Haiku – Butterfly Dream

  English Original   new ice … the pattern of small grudges   Honorable Mention, 2017 Peggy Willis Lyles Haiku Awards Chinese Translation (Traditional)   新結成的冰 … 這些小怨恨 的模式   Chinese Translation (Simplified)   新结成的冰… 这些小怨恨 的模式   Butterfly Dream, … Continue reading

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Family Values

  “Since then I’ve always thought that under rape in the dictionary it should tell the truth. It is not just forcible intercourse; rape means to inhabit and destroy everything.” Alice Sebold – ‘Lucky’   His-story is a global disease … Continue reading

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Haiku – FemkuMag

  lying about her age craggy moon     snowflakes the different shapes of perfect     two to tango the sound of whiskey on his breath   FemkuMag issue 10, March 2019 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_56aed2c213fd42faa84e8fbfb70681b7.pdf?utm_source=%23FemkuMag&utm_campaign=dc969d4d97-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_03_29_03_46&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_26c80737b4-dc969d4d97-25463281

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Tanka – Frameless Sky

  swallows leave . . . I feel a chill wind around me a desolate winter without you     age is fencing me in slowly the shadows of my past creep up on me     ghosting – you … Continue reading

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Tanka – Luca’s Lily Pad

  two otters float across the moon holding hands on the bridge we watch the world flow by   Commentary: A tanka 短歌 (‘short poem’) with a classic and timeless aftertaste focused on love (ai 愛), the main theme of … Continue reading

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