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Haiku – Femkumag

  bindweed the longevity of words   little rituals counting the elephants in the room   fear of the dark he calls me witch   FemkuMag, Issue 15, August 2019 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_3ef2d753f3f6447c961c5b2e274a80ca.pdf?fbclid=IwAR1E9-4dTnHJ5l6RmYD-WiFrI1FpgGmBfdRdFj0zGndlH4D196jkQ8Egc6c Advertisements

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2019 Marlene Mountain Memorial Contest

  2019 Marlene Mountain Memorial Contest Third Place:   bipolar mother’s monochrome smile Judges Commentary: Maternal mental illness is a subject that seems to be hushed up in our culture. Especially in today’s mommy wars where mothers are pitted against … Continue reading

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Haiku Dialogue – paper dress

  pareidolia this fear of my stepmother   Haiku Dialogue – paper dress photo prompt Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation blog 10 July 2019 https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2019/07/10/haiku-dialogue-paper-dress/?fbclid=IwAR3b4Akxcz4sYMtkEcQXFGaaniOSAijXYHWlhjSiukfRVp0I25usGlZztwI

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Haiku, senryu and tanka in #FemkuMag

  blackberry moon the clench of his fists   dream-eater her nibbled down nails have nothing left to give   woodpecker he picks at my faults     black-eyed Susan I should have left him the first time   Previously … Continue reading

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Senryu – Failed Haiku

  Russian doll the pig in the boy in the man   olive trees we run out of small talk   reject shop my reflection snubs me   a pot to piss in the Blenheim Palace golden toilet   Failed … Continue reading

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Senryu – Prune Juice

  lumps in the mattress all the jobs I’ve left undone   sighing wind yesterday’s news all around the street     backyard burning the neighbours’ row dwindles to dawn     homebrew a taste of algae in the demijohn … Continue reading

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Haiku – FemkuMag

  blood moon a schoolgirl hides her curse   dance school application filling out her first bra   FemkuMag An e-zine of Women’s Haiku, May 2019, issue twelve https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_53b6ee1e662d4d0aa5a00bfd668eb717.pdf

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