Daily Archives: March 15, 2016

Writing Technique: “pseudo science”

Written for:  Carpe Diem #938, Iris Leaves The “pseudo-science” technique is very close to the paradox but has a slight difference. This technique demonstrates a distorted view of science – one we think is not true, but has the possibility … Continue reading

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Writing Technique: Switching Senses

Written for:  Carpe Diem #939, Old Pond old pond a frog jumps into the sound of water © Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold) In this haiku Basho uses the “sense switching” technique, a technique which we have seen in our second … Continue reading

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Loss Of A Friend

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub, Haibun Monday #9 As always, keep your prose concise and let your haiku shine! A good-hearted person–charming and funny– has left us. Pictures pour forth. Remembered anecdotes keep him with us. Stunned and saddened by … Continue reading

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