Tag Archives: Spring

Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Invitational Haiku Contest 2018

  the opening of peace talks . . . cherry blossoms   Honourable Mention Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Invitational Haiku Contest 2018 https://www.vcbf.ca/haiku-invitational/winning-haiku/2018-winning-haiku?fbclid=IwAR2UQwmQc32J3hA43YzzNVxPLoa7qkhxQE0hTnM7qJ9KNzUkhNIaiorF-ac   Advertisements

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Haiku – AHS Spring Seasonal Haiga Kukai

spring dusk— the blush of a peony about to bloom Highly Commended 2018 Australian Haiku Society Spring Seasonal Haiga Kukai https://australianhaikusociety.org/2018/10/19/ahs-spring-2018-haiga-kukai-seasonal-results-with-comments-by-judge-ron-moss/?fbclid=IwAR0D5DUsWaEBv3rfb03s2d6nezQjEifFBLnAPINShhywtUcA8xpgSdj-WI4 https://australianhaikusociety.org/

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Haiku – Blithe Spirit

  sundial a crow points to twilight   last thaw an empty snail shell under my foot   a blackbird flits around the cat’s fixation   Blithe Spirit, Journal of the British Haiku Society, Vol 28 number 3, August 2018, … Continue reading

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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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Haiku – Time Haiku

  May day the warm eyes of a doe through buckthorn leaves   cherry blossoms the notes of an alto sax in the evening air   © Martha Magenta Time Haiku Issue 48, August 2018 https://www.facebook.com/TimeHaiku/?hc_ref=ARSMyz7pUihZVe65cVolAJSpCdO7xgn3xVp9U53QgvScuRt-VC5isEBHbIsyvXj2yEY&fref=nf&hc_location=group

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Haiku – Incense Dreams

  the rhythm of the baby’s heartbeat gibbous moon     fertility clinic the pond full of tadpoles     robin’s song awakening cherry blossoms   Incense Dreams Journal, Issue 2.2, July 2018 – theme of birth, rebirth, and awakening … Continue reading

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2018 ukiaHaiku Festival Contest

  daffodils the spring in my step Martha Magenta   “Comments made by our Judge: Michael Dylan Welch This simple and straightforward poem celebrates spring – not just the time of year but the joy and energy it can give … Continue reading

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