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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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THE SHORE – the sense of taste

  sea kelp the taste of salt in your hair   © Martha Magenta   THE SHORE – the sense of taste Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog August 1, 2018 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/08/01/a-sense-of-place-the-shore-taste/

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Haiku – Hedgerow

  false spring the rose quartz stays on a shelf   Martha Magenta   hedgerow #123 (the spring print issue, 2018) https://hedgerowhaiku.com/the-print-issues/

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Senryu

  Alzheimer’s— a balloon on a stick says get well soon   lost voice – the doctor searches with a camera   silver slipper moon— I fail to fit his image of me   #shithole my neighbour builds a higher … Continue reading

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One Man’s Maple Moon: Scent Tanka by Martha Magenta

  drawn to your scent I linger in your caress and wonder will I disappear if you stop dreaming me   © Martha Magenta   Previously published: The Bamboo Hut, Autumn 2016   Chinese Translation (Traditional)   受到你香味的吸引 我留連在你的愛撫之中 並想知道 假如你不再做夢了 … Continue reading

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Haiku

  first snow . . . I melt into your kiss   Martha Magenta   Stardust Haiki, issue 11, interaction between nature and love/ romance, February 2018 https://drive.google.com/file/d/16csW1N-r93Ru_8_5o3DKyOxKGNEOVJPb/view

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Dark Embrace

  In the stillness of the night, A silver moon shines big and bright. I take a walk by the darkening sea, The solitude envelopes me.   And as the twilight slowly fades, In dreamy watercolor shades, Musical notes float … Continue reading

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