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The 2018 Martin Lucas Haiku Award

lakeside geese – my map takes off in the wind   Second Prize The 2018 Martin Lucas Haiku Award Judge’s Commentary Migratory birds navigate vast distances using the sun/stars/Earth’s magnetic field/landscape/or maybe even their sense of smell (scientists are still … Continue reading

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Haiku – Butterfly Dream

English Original   river kingfisher a splash of blue in the cloud   Honourable Mention, 71st Basho Memorial English Haiku Contest Martha Magenta Chinese Translation (Traditional)   一隻河翠鳥 雲彩裡 的一縷蔚藍   Chinese Translation (Simplified)   一只河翠鸟 云彩里 的一缕蔚蓝   Butterfly … Continue reading

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Haiku – Autumn Moon

  short days— my shadow stretches across the field   hedgehog the deep sleep of winter trees   Autumn Moon Haiku Journal, issue 2:1, Fall/Winter, December, 2018 https://www.autumnmoonhaiku.com/?fbclid=IwAR3wJZdhEXJvsfnyvYcBOKaYtQ9aM1hJUpQngfV73r0ncOSGL7TxYImb-TI http://www.autumnmoonhaiku.com

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Haiku – Shamrock

  autumn equinox the lightness of a leaf   earth tremor a falcon takes the wind under its wing   edge of winter the scrape of a heron call   Shamrock – Haiku Journal Issue 40, September 2018 https://shamrockhaiku.webs.com/currentissue.htm

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10th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum English Haiku Contest

  shimmering lake a swan in and out of the moon   birdbath a thousand rainbows in the morning sun   © Martha Magenta   10th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum English Haiku Contest Selected Haiku Submissions Collection http://samidare.jp/basho/box/10th%20yamadera%20bash_%20memorial%20museum%20english%20haiku%20contest%20submissions%20collection%20pdf.pdf

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Haiku in English and German

  lingering snow . . . my shadow shivers on the stream   verweilender Schnee … mein Schatten fröstelt auf dem Bach     scent of rain . . . gulls pull the clouds across the lake   Regengeruch … … Continue reading

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