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Senryu – Failed Haiku

  Santa Claus a girl takes sweets from a stranger   slanting rain I try to get a word in edgeways   spilled gravy he talks over me at dinner   polling day the snowman leans to the left   … Continue reading

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Haibun: Out on a Limb

  My parents warned me to stay away from the woods. There was an ogre in the woods, huge, old, and hairy, and he liked to eat children. I was climbing on a tree branch and noticed a strange old … Continue reading

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