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Tanka – FemkuMag

  I fill an awkward silence with small talk dead rose petals surround the flower vase   FemkuMag issue 10, March 2019 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_56aed2c213fd42faa84e8fbfb70681b7.pdf?utm_source=%23FemkuMag&utm_campaign=dc969d4d97-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_03_29_03_46&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_26c80737b4-dc969d4d97-25463281 Advertisements

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The Little Iris Haiku Contest, Croatia

  peacock’s cry the silence between stars   Third Prize I slip into your language babbling stream   Honorable Mention Little Iris Award 2018, Croatia https://tri-rijeke-haiku.hr/the-results-of-a-little-iris-haiku-contest-croatia-2018/?fbclid=IwAR1VT-heBnB3QYXIgYMhICmQSDmMCJx3IiAw_oYEKo97NtLzJbBbABeRmao

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Haiku – FemkuMag

  rattling china— not daring to break the silence   moonless night her phantom pregnancy   FemkuMag, An e-zine of Women’s Haiku issue seven December 2018 https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/f4c0ea_a14cdbb4d0f140db84887980201d12b9.pdf?fbclid=IwAR3G8JY-dgmxt1G_osV9bz0CBGnGt2L8qC_02xmVQep5Roamgqz_SosrXVw

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Haiku – Luca’s Lily Pad

  tarot reading the chattering of magpies . Martha Magenta . Luca Cenisi’s Comment: This haiku strikes for its incisive juxtaposition between the two parts. There’s no cutting mark (kireji 切れ字); still, the switch from a deeply human (and esoteric) … Continue reading

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Tanka – Moonbathing

  the pebbles I throw into the lake sink without a ripple his cold words fall into silence   © Martha Magenta   Moonbathing – a journal of women’s tanka, Issue 18, Spring/Summer 2018

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9th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum Haiku Contest 2017 – Selected Haiku Collection

  fallen cherry buds . . . heavy rain falls on the tiny coffin   still pool . . . the silence broken by the plop of an otter – Martha Magenta   Selected Haiku Submissions Collection The 9th Yamadera … Continue reading

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Tanka

  the pungent scent of autumn leaves . . . a vagrant takes a piss in the rain     crowds of people up and down the steps in silence I read Euridice on the subway wall     tendrils … Continue reading

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