Tag Archives: seagull

Poets Salon – Wild

It’s an honour to see my haiku and tanka featured in Poets Salon with the theme Wild, along with some great poets.   incoming tide the eager thrust of a seagull’s wings Ο slow river daffodils nod at a passing … Continue reading

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Haiku – Harusame

  brisk breeze— a seagull’s wings sweep the mist   Commentary: a sense of movement (ugoki 動き) that links the two part of the poem, thanks also to the alliteration of the ‘s’ sound in the second ku 句. The … Continue reading

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Haiku – Akitsu

  blackberry moon he sucks the tune from a blues harp   half moon … the folded wings of a white butterfly   seaside beer … a seagull’s wing dips into the foam   Akitsu Quarterly, Summer, 2018 http://www.wildgraces.com/Akitsu-Quarterly.html

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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 the Workplace: Looking Out the Office Window

  tense confrontation — a giant seagull stares back at me © Martha Magenta Haiku in the Workplace September 27, 2017 Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/09/27/haiku-in-the-workplace-looking-out-the-office-window/  

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Haiku

  spring equinox— a heron’s shadow moves into summertime rain on furrows— a seagull lowers the sky   © Martha Magenta Blithe Spirit issue 27.2 May, 2017

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