Tag Archives: relationships

Haiku – FemkuMag

  honeydew – the sweetness of my other half   after sex he tells me I’m a whore   FemkuMag, issue five October 2018 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_0a708a608d61429aa9d59215e456afa4.pdf https://femkumag.wixsite.com/femkumag?fbclid=IwAR31ToeZW962USeikdl9LwDuoxKoA9n-LTtcTOgMapCg2bEp93ib9WcpPQo Advertisements

Posted in haiku, poetry, senryu | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Haiku – cattails

  house sparrow – death of a neighbour no one spoke to   cattails: The Official Journal of the United Haiku and Tanka Society, October 2018 http://cattailsjournal.com/issues/cattailsOct2018.pdf

Posted in haiku, poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in poetry, tanka | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Tanka – Blithe Spirit

  the wind punches a paper bag against a wall the red-raw places and bruise-black holes   Blithe Spirit, Journal of the British Haiku Society, Vol 28 number 3, August 2018, ISSN 1353-3320 http://britishhaikusociety.org.uk/journal/

Posted in poetry, tanka | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Senryu – Failed Haiku

  broken gate against the wall father drunk again     heads up through the sunroof emergency cesarean     nursing home her last cup of tea gone cold Martha Magenta   Failed Haiku – A Journal of Senryu, Volume … Continue reading

Posted in poetry, senryu | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Haiku – #Femku

  black hole a star disappears in a bruise   menopause I save an egg for my rebirth   © Martha Magenta   #FemkuMag – An e-zine of Women’s Haiku issue 3 August 2018 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_3b9b71080f75469a9d28a3a3f02ed396.pdf

Posted in haiku, poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

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

Posted in poetry, tanka | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment