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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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Haiku in the Workplace: Anger Management

  angry silence — the remains of a wasp on the windowsill — Martha Magenta   Haiku in the Workplace: Anger Management Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation blog DECEMBER 12, 2017 BY JIM KACIAN https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2017/12/12/haiku-in-the-workplace-anger-management/

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