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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 – A Sense of Place: THE SHORE – SMELL

  scent of the sea a gull shifts the wind in its wings   © Martha Magenta   A Sense of Place: THE SHORE – SMELL Troutswirl, The Haiku Foundation Blog https://www.thehaikufoundation.org/2018/07/25/a-sense-of-place-the-shore-smell/

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Caribbean World Cup Kukai

  penalty shootout – not a breath of wind © Martha Magenta   Third Place Caribbean World Cup Kukai, July 2018 http://wwwcaribbeankigokukai.blogspot.com

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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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Wild Voices Anthology vol II

  hospice sunrise a smile of recognition through the mist     four-handed clock . . . we wind grandma’s wool stretching the night towards solstice   © Martha Magenta   wild voices, vol 2: an anthology of short poetry … Continue reading

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One Man’s Maple Moon: Windswept Place Tanka

  I try to put the words of the wind in my poem this windswept place reminds me of you First published: The Bamboo Hut, Autumn 2016 © Martha Magenta Chinese Translation (Traditional) 試圖 將風的話語放入 我的詩裡 這個風吹雨打的地方 使我想起了你 Chinese Translation … Continue reading

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NeverEnding Story

Butterfly Dream: Suburban Night Haiku English Original suburban night an empty beer can plays with the wind First published: FreeXpresSion, August 2016 Martha Magenta Chinese Translation (Traditional) 郊區的夜晚 一個空的啤酒罐被風 吹得來回滾動 Chinese Translation (Simplified) 郊区的夜晚 一个空的啤酒罐被风 吹得来回滚动 NeverEnding Story First English-Chinese … Continue reading

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