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Haiku – The Mamba

  passing storm . . . the moon wrinkles on the river   The Mamba, Journal of Africa Haiku Network, Issue 7, March 2019 https://africahaikunetwork.files.wordpress.com/2019/03/mamba-issue-7.pdf?fbclid=IwAR3Wjj_qqoNflWB5FkfjVTYa4SSu0ack3tf3z7tkETdMM1O2d_UBRQYlHb8 Advertisements

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Haiku Dialogue -my Yukon

river mist a damselfly fades into the blue   R.I.P. Rachel Sutcliffe   Haiku Dialogue -my Yukon 30 January, 2019 Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2019/01/30/haiku-dialogue-my-yukon-and-welcome-to-whats-at-hand/?fbclid=IwAR1OJgw9u2cj1L4InfHtS8sXtvuCyEQwB5HcVnOlX118Iba_J8Negz4s43M

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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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Haiku – Butterfly Dream

English Original   river kingfisher a splash of blue in the cloud   Honourable Mention, 71st Basho Memorial English Haiku Contest Martha Magenta Chinese Translation (Traditional)   一隻河翠鳥 雲彩裡 的一縷蔚藍   Chinese Translation (Simplified)   一只河翠鸟 云彩里 的一缕蔚蓝   Butterfly … Continue reading

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Haiku – Wild

  swirl of trout – a flash of rainbow on the river   Wild – The British Haiku Society Anthology 2018 ISBN: 978-1-906333-09-6

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A Sense of Place, Hiking Trail Sounds

  a moorhen without her mate — river trek   A Sense of Place, Hiking Trail Sounds, October 31, 2018 Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/10/31/a-sense-of-place-hiking-trail-hearing/?fbclid=IwAR2B-Io_jy9CdCh_nvofLIUmmaeqhYvdXymgr75J51xsoFMrDrQoXV-0XlM

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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

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