Tag Archives: Spring

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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Haiku – Hedgerow

  false spring the rose quartz stays on a shelf   Martha Magenta   hedgerow #123 (the spring print issue, 2018) https://hedgerowhaiku.com/the-print-issues/

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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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